kalpea

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Finnish[edit]

(index ka)

Etymology[edit]

From kalpa- +‎ -ea, the root extracted by reanalysis from kalvas, and ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₂elbʰós. Cognates include Karelian kalpie, Latin albus, Ancient Greek ἀλφός (alphós), English elf.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈkɑlpe̞ɑ]
  • Hyphenation: kal‧pe‧a
  • Rhymes: -eɑ

Adjective[edit]

kalpea (comparative kalpeampi, superlative kalpein)

  1. pale, especially when referring to a person
  2. pallid

Declension[edit]

Inflection of kalpea (Kotus type 15/korkea, no gradation)
nominative kalpea kalpeat
genitive kalpean kalpeiden
kalpeitten
partitive kalpeaa
kalpeata
kalpeita
illative kalpeaan kalpeisiin
kalpeihin
singular plural
nominative kalpea kalpeat
accusative nom. kalpea kalpeat
gen. kalpean
genitive kalpean kalpeiden
kalpeitten
kalpeainrare
partitive kalpeaa
kalpeata
kalpeita
inessive kalpeassa kalpeissa
elative kalpeasta kalpeista
illative kalpeaan kalpeisiin
kalpeihin
adessive kalpealla kalpeilla
ablative kalpealta kalpeilta
allative kalpealle kalpeille
essive kalpeana kalpeina
translative kalpeaksi kalpeiksi
instructive kalpein
abessive kalpeatta kalpeitta
comitative kalpeine

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