kattila

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *katilaz.

Noun[edit]

kattila

  1. A pot or kettle (cooking vessel).
  2. A boiler or steam boiler (apparatus for producing steam or hot water for heating or industrial use).
  3. (geology) A kettle or kettle hole (fluvioglacial landform).
  4. (geology) As a short form of kattilavajoama, a caldera (crater formed by collapse of the cone of a volcano).

Usage notes[edit]

In British English kettle in the sense "cooking vessel" normally refers to a vessel equipped with a spout or a lip and used exclusively for boiling water.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of kattila (Kotus type 12/kulkija, no gradation)
nominative kattila kattilat
genitive kattilan kattiloiden
kattiloitten
partitive kattilaa kattiloita
illative kattilaan kattiloihin
singular plural
nominative kattila kattilat
accusative nom.? kattila kattilat
gen. kattilan
genitive kattilan kattiloiden
kattiloitten
kattilainrare
partitive kattilaa kattiloita
inessive kattilassa kattiloissa
elative kattilasta kattiloista
illative kattilaan kattiloihin
adessive kattilalla kattiloilla
ablative kattilalta kattiloilta
allative kattilalle kattiloille
essive kattilana kattiloina
translative kattilaksi kattiloiksi
instructive kattiloin
abessive kattilatta kattiloitta
comitative kattiloineen

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Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

kattila ‎(genitive kattilaa, partitive [please provide])

  1. kettle

Inflection[edit]

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References[edit]

  • "kattila" in Vadja keele sõnaraamat