lotto

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See also: Lotto, lottó, and lottò

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian lotto. Doublet of lot.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lotto (plural lottos)

  1. a game of chance similar to bingo
  2. a lottery

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Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈlotːo/, [ˈlo̞t̪ːo̞]
  • Rhymes: -otːo
  • Syllabification(key): lot‧to

Noun[edit]

lotto

  1. lotto, (type of lottery in which a small number - often six, in Finland currently seven - of numbers are drawn from a larger pool, typically around 40 to 50)

Usage notes[edit]

  • The lottery game known in Finland as lotto is known by many names in the English-speaking world. See wikipedia link above for a detailed discussion.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of lotto (Kotus type 1*C/valo, tt-t gradation)
nominative lotto lotot
genitive loton lottojen
partitive lottoa lottoja
illative lottoon lottoihin
singular plural
nominative lotto lotot
accusative nom. lotto lotot
gen. loton
genitive loton lottojen
partitive lottoa lottoja
inessive lotossa lotoissa
elative lotosta lotoista
illative lottoon lottoihin
adessive lotolla lotoilla
ablative lotolta lotoilta
allative lotolle lotoille
essive lottona lottoina
translative lotoksi lotoiksi
instructive lotoin
abessive lototta lotoitta
comitative lottoineen
Possessive forms of lotto (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person lottoni lottomme
2nd person lottosi lottonne
3rd person lottonsa

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French lot, from Frankish *hlot, from Proto-Germanic *hlutą.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lotto m (plural lotti)

  1. lot
  2. plot (of land)
  3. lottery
  4. stock

Verb[edit]

lotto

  1. first-person singular present indicative of lottare

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