maisteri

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Finnish[edit]

(index ma)

Etymology[edit]

From Latin magister.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈmɑisteri]
  • Hyphenation: mais‧te‧ri
  • Rhymes: -eri

Noun[edit]

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maisteri

  1. Formally, a degree earned in a Finnish university roughly corresponding to the master's degree. It generally requires about five years' full-time studies, including a thesis. It is normally accompanied with a specification of the branch of art or science.
    valtiotieteen maisteri = master of political science
  2. A corresponding degree in a foreign university.
  3. (archaic) A formal way to address someone, or refer to someone, who has the degree.
    Minun ehdokkaani puheenjohtajaksi on maisteri Andersson. = My candidate for the chairman is (master) Andersson.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of maisteri (Kotus type 6/paperi, no gradation)
nominative maisteri maisterit
genitive maisterin maisterien
maistereiden
maistereitten
partitive maisteria maistereita
maistereja
illative maisteriin maistereihin
singular plural
nominative maisteri maisterit
accusative nom.? maisteri maisterit
gen. maisterin
genitive maisterin maisterien
maistereiden
maistereitten
partitive maisteria maistereita
maistereja
inessive maisterissa maistereissa
elative maisterista maistereista
illative maisteriin maistereihin
adessive maisterilla maistereilla
ablative maisterilta maistereilta
allative maisterille maistereille
essive maisterina maistereina
translative maisteriksi maistereiksi
instructive maisterein
abessive maisteritta maistereitta
comitative maistereineen