jousi

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *jousi (bow), from Proto-Uralic *joŋse. Cognates include Hungarian íj (bow).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈjo̞usi/
  • Hyphenation: jou‧si

Noun[edit]

jousi

  1. spring (a mechanical device made of flexible material)
  2. bow (a weapon)
  3. musical bow

Declension[edit]

Inflection of jousi (Kotus type 24/uni, no gradation)
nominative jousi jouset
genitive jousen jousien
jousten
partitive jousta jousia
illative jouseen jousiin
singular plural
nominative jousi jouset
accusative nom. jousi jouset
gen. jousen
genitive jousen jousien
jousten
partitive jousta jousia
inessive jousessa jousissa
elative jousesta jousista
illative jouseen jousiin
adessive jousella jousilla
ablative jouselta jousilta
allative jouselle jousille
essive jousena jousina
translative jouseksi jousiksi
instructive jousin
abessive jousetta jousitta
comitative jousineen

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