kalvo

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *kalvo, from Proto-Uralic *kaĺwɜ (membrane). Cognate with Hungarian hályog.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɑlʋo/, [ˈkɑlʋo̞]
  • Rhymes: -ɑlʋo
  • Syllabification: kal‧vo

Noun[edit]

kalvo

  1. film (thin layer)
  2. membrane
  3. diaphragm
  4. slide (of slideshow)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of kalvo (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative kalvo kalvot
genitive kalvon kalvojen
partitive kalvoa kalvoja
illative kalvoon kalvoihin
singular plural
nominative kalvo kalvot
accusative nom. kalvo kalvot
gen. kalvon
genitive kalvon kalvojen
partitive kalvoa kalvoja
inessive kalvossa kalvoissa
elative kalvosta kalvoista
illative kalvoon kalvoihin
adessive kalvolla kalvoilla
ablative kalvolta kalvoilta
allative kalvolle kalvoille
essive kalvona kalvoina
translative kalvoksi kalvoiksi
instructive kalvoin
abessive kalvotta kalvoitta
comitative kalvoineen
Possessive forms of kalvo (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person kalvoni kalvomme
2nd person kalvosi kalvonne
3rd person kalvonsa

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