marras

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See also: Marras and marrás

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

marras

  1. plural of marra

Anagrams[edit]


Finnish[edit]

(index ma)

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *mardas, a borrowing from Indo-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *mr̥tás.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɑrːɑs/, [ˈmɑrːɑs̠]
  • Rhymes: -ɑrːɑs
  • Syllabification: mar‧ras

Noun[edit]

marras

  1. (archaic, biblical) dead or dying person
  2. (archaic) soul of a dead person
  3. (archaic) omen of death

Declension[edit]

Inflection of marras (Kotus type 41/vieras, rt-rr gradation)
nominative marras martaat
genitive martaan martaiden
martaitten
partitive marrasta martaita
illative martaaseen martaisiin
singular plural
nominative marras martaat
accusative nom. marras martaat
gen. martaan
genitive martaan martaiden
martaitten
partitive marrasta martaita
inessive martaassa martaissa
elative martaasta martaista
illative martaaseen martaisiin
martaihinrare
adessive martaalla martailla
ablative martaalta martailta
allative martaalle martaille
essive martaana martaina
translative martaaksi martaiksi
instructive martain
abessive martaatta martaitta
comitative martaineen
Possessive forms of marras (type vieras)
possessor singular plural
1st person martaani martaamme
2nd person martaasi martaanne
3rd person martaansa

Synonyms[edit]

  • (person soon to be dead): kuoleva, marta (archaic)
  • (soul of a dead person): marta (archaic)
  • (omen of death): marta (archaic)

Adjective[edit]

marras (not comparable)

  1. (archaic) dead
    Maa makaa martona kohmeessa — phrase from the song Marras by Mokoma
    Maa makaa martona/martaana, "The ground lies dead", is a widely used saying that indicates the state of nature during November. Martona is the essive singular form of marta, which is a parallel, synonymous form of the word marras.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of marras (Kotus type 41/vieras, rt-rr gradation)
nominative marras martaat
genitive martaan martaiden
martaitten
partitive marrasta martaita
illative martaaseen martaisiin
singular plural
nominative marras martaat
accusative nom. marras martaat
gen. martaan
genitive martaan martaiden
martaitten
partitive marrasta martaita
inessive martaassa martaissa
elative martaasta martaista
illative martaaseen martaisiin
martaihinrare
adessive martaalla martailla
ablative martaalta martailta
allative martaalle martaille
essive martaana martaina
translative martaaksi martaiksi
instructive martain
abessive martaatta martaitta
comitative martaine
Possessive forms of marras (type vieras)
possessor singular plural
1st person martaani martaamme
2nd person martaasi martaanne
3rd person martaansa
Only used with substantive adjectives, -inen adjectives used for comparisons of equality or agent participles.

Synonyms[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Noun[edit]

marras

  1. Abbreviation of marraskuu (November).

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

marras

  1. second-person singular past historic of marrer

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

marrās

  1. accusative plural of marra

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

marras

  1. Informal second-person singular () present indicative form of marrar.