kansi

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *kanci, from Proto-Finno-Permic *kamte. Cognates include Estonian kaas and Northern Sami goavdi.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈkɑnsi]
  • Hyphenation: kan‧si

Noun[edit]

kansi

  1. A generally flat cover of a hole or a container such as a jar or a box; a lid or a top
  2. cover of a book
  3. (nautical) The deck of a ship.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of kansi (Kotus type 28/kynsi, nt-nn gradation)
nominative kansi kannet
genitive kannen kansien
partitive kantta kansia
illative kanteen kansiin
singular plural
nominative kansi kannet
accusative nom. kansi kannet
gen. kannen
genitive kannen kansien
kanttenrare
partitive kantta kansia
inessive kannessa kansissa
elative kannesta kansista
illative kanteen kansiin
adessive kannella kansilla
ablative kannelta kansilta
allative kannelle kansille
essive kantena kansina
translative kanneksi kansiksi
instructive kansin
abessive kannetta kansitta
comitative kansineen

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