keltamulta

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

kelta +‎ multa (literally "yellow earth/mould/soil")

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkeltɑˌmultɑ/, [ˈke̞lt̪ɑˌmult̪ɑ]
  • Rhymes: -ultɑ
  • Syllabification: kel‧ta‧mul‧ta

Noun[edit]

keltamulta

  1. ochre (pigment)
  2. A traditional type of paint made using this pigment, also keltamultamaali.

Usage notes[edit]

The pigment is usually called keltamulta when used as pigment for house paints, whereas artists and archaeologists seem to prefer okra.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of keltamulta (Kotus type 10/koira, lt-ll gradation)
nominative keltamulta keltamullat
genitive keltamullan keltamultien
partitive keltamultaa keltamultia
illative keltamultaan keltamultiin
singular plural
nominative keltamulta keltamullat
accusative nom. keltamulta keltamullat
gen. keltamullan
genitive keltamullan keltamultien
keltamultainrare
partitive keltamultaa keltamultia
inessive keltamullassa keltamullissa
elative keltamullasta keltamullista
illative keltamultaan keltamultiin
adessive keltamullalla keltamullilla
ablative keltamullalta keltamullilta
allative keltamullalle keltamullille
essive keltamultana keltamultina
translative keltamullaksi keltamulliksi
instructive keltamullin
abessive keltamullatta keltamullitta
comitative keltamultineen
Possessive forms of keltamulta (type koira)
possessor singular plural
1st person keltamultani keltamultamme
2nd person keltamultasi keltamultanne
3rd person keltamultansa

Synonyms[edit]

(pigment): keltaokra, keltaterra, minette, okra