metla

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Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *metъla.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /metla/
  • Hyphenation: met‧la

Noun[edit]

metla f

  1. (literary) scourge
  2. (historical) rod (instrument of corporal punishment)
  3. whisk, balloon whisk
  4. (obsolete) broom
    Synonyms: pometlo, koště

Declension[edit]

Verb[edit]

metla

  1. feminine singular past participle of mést
  2. neuter plural past participle of mést

Further reading[edit]


Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

metla

  1. (dialectal) Synonym of varpuluuta.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of metla (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative metla metlat
genitive metlan metlojen
partitive metlaa metloja
illative metlaan metloihin
singular plural
nominative metla metlat
accusative nom. metla metlat
gen. metlan
genitive metlan metlojen
metlainrare
partitive metlaa metloja
inessive metlassa metloissa
elative metlasta metloista
illative metlaan metloihin
adessive metlalla metloilla
ablative metlalta metloilta
allative metlalle metloille
essive metlana metloina
translative metlaksi metloiksi
instructive metloin
abessive metlatta metloitta
comitative metloineen
Possessive forms of metla (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person metlani metlamme
2nd person metlasi metlanne
3rd person metlansa

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *metъla.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mětla/
  • Hyphenation: met‧la

Noun[edit]

mètla f (Cyrillic spelling мѐтла)

  1. broom

Declension[edit]


Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *metъla.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

metla f (genitive singular metly, nominative plural metly, genitive plural metál, metiel, declension pattern of žena)

  1. broom (the sweeping tool)
    nová metla dobre metiea new broom sweeps clean
  2. whisk, balloon whisk

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • metla in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *metъla.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

métla f

  1. broom (for sweeping)

Inflection[edit]

Feminine, a-stem
nom. sing. mêtla
gen. sing. mêtle
singular dual plural
nominative mêtla mêtli mêtle
accusative mêtlo mêtli mêtle
genitive mêtle mêtel mêtel
dative mêtli mêtlama mêtlam
locative mêtli mêtlah mêtlah
instrumental mêtlo mêtlama mêtlami

Further reading[edit]

  • metla”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran