ilmi

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See also: Ilmi and ilmî

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

< ilma (air)

Adjective[edit]

ilmi

  1. See adverb

Adverb[edit]

ilmi

  1. No direct English equivalent; expresses the idea of becoming evident, especially of something non-material that has been hidden or unknown. Examples:

Usage notes[edit]

Can be written as an open (spaced) or as a closed (solid) compound both as an adverb and an adjective together with adjectives, adverbs, and nouns (but only as a closed compound with verbs), but the open (spaced) forms are becoming less common or are no longer common or considered correct in some cases e.g. ilmiselvä / ilmi selvä, ilmiliekki / ilmi liekki, ilmiriita / ilmi riita, and ilmisota / ilmi sota but only ilmiantaja, ilmianto, ilmiasu, and ilmituloa.

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Icelandic[edit]

Noun[edit]

ilmi

  1. indefinite dative singular of ilmur

Turkish[edit]

Noun[edit]

ilmi

  1. accusative singular of ilim
  2. third-person singular possessive of ilim