kallis

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *kallis.

Adjective[edit]

kallis (genitive kalli, partitive kallist)

  1. expensive
  2. dear
  3. precious

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Noun[edit]

kallis (genitive kalli, partitive kallist)

  1. darling, beloved

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This noun needs an inflection-table template.


Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *kallis.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɑlːis/, [ˈkɑlːis̠]
  • Rhymes: -ɑlːis
  • Syllabification: kal‧lis

Adjective[edit]

kallis (comparative kalliimpi, superlative kallein)

  1. expensive
    Tämä auto on kallis.
    This car is expensive.
  2. dear
    Olet minulle hyvin kallis.
    You are very dear to me.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of kallis (Kotus type 41/vieras, no gradation)
nominative kallis kalliit
genitive kalliin kalliiden
kalliitten
partitive kallista kalliita
illative kalliiseen kalliisiin
singular plural
nominative kallis kalliit
accusative nom. kallis kalliit
gen. kalliin
genitive kalliin kalliiden
kalliitten
partitive kallista kalliita
inessive kalliissa kalliissa
elative kalliista kalliista
illative kalliiseen kalliisiin
kalliihinrare
adessive kalliilla kalliilla
ablative kalliilta kalliilta
allative kalliille kalliille
essive kalliina kalliina
translative kalliiksi kalliiksi
instructive kalliin
abessive kalliitta kalliitta
comitative kalliine
Possessive forms of kallis (type vieras)
possessor singular plural
1st person kalliini kalliimme
2nd person kalliisi kalliinne
3rd person kalliinsa
Only used with substantive adjectives, -inen adjectives used for comparisons of equality or agent participles.

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Võro[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *kallis.

Adjective[edit]

kallis (genitive kalli, partitive kallist)

  1. expensive
  2. dear
  3. precious

Inflection[edit]

This adjective needs an inflection-table template.