jotta

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Jotta could in theory be the abessive case of joka, but in practice is not used in that meaning.

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

jotta

  1. (subordinating) so that, in order that, for the purpose that:
    • Pidä kännykkä päällä, jotta kuulet kun soitan.
      • Keep the phone on you so that you'll hear when I call.

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Veps[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *joottadak. Equivalent to joda +‎ -tta.

Verb[edit]

jotta

  1. to give to drink

Inflection[edit]

Inflection
1st infinitive jotta
present indic. jotab
past indic. joti
present
indicative
past
indicative
imperative
1st singular jotan jotin
2nd singular jotad jotid jota
3rd singular jotab joti  ?
1st plural jotam jotim jotkam
2nd plural jotat jotit jotkat
3rd plural jottas
jotaba
jotiba  ?
sing. conneg.1 jota jotand jota
plur. conneg. jotkoi jotnugoi jotkoi
present
conditional
past
conditional
potential
1st singular jotaižin jotnuižin jotnen
2nd singular jotaižid jotnuižid jotned
3rd singular jotaiži jotnuiži jotneb
1st plural jotaižim jotnuižim jotnem
2nd plural jotaižit jotnuižit jotnet
3rd plural jotaižiba jotnuižiba jotneba
connegative jotaiži jotnuiži jotne
non-finite forms
1st infinitive jotta
2nd infinitive 3rd infinitive
inessive jottes inessive jotmas
instructive jotten illative jotmaha
participles elative jotmaspäi
present active jotai adessive jotmal
past active jotnu abessive jotmat
past passive jottud

References[edit]

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007), “напоить, поить”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika