numerus

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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

numerus

  1. (grammar) grammatical number

Declension[edit]

Inflection of numerus (Kotus type 39/vastaus, no gradation)
nominative numerus numerukset
genitive numeruksen numerusten
numeruksien
partitive numerusta numeruksia
illative numerukseen numeruksiin
singular plural
nominative numerus numerukset
accusative nom.? numerus numerukset
gen. numeruksen
genitive numeruksen numerusten
numeruksien
partitive numerusta numeruksia
inessive numeruksessa numeruksissa
elative numeruksesta numeruksista
illative numerukseen numeruksiin
adessive numeruksella numeruksilla
ablative numerukselta numeruksilta
allative numerukselleˣ numeruksilleˣ
essive numeruksena numeruksina
translative numerukseksi numeruksiksi
instructive numeruksin
abessive numeruksetta numeruksitta
comitative numeruksineen

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Etymology[edit]

By rhotacism from earlier *nem-eso-, a derivation of Proto-Indo-European *nem- (to assign, allot; take). Cognate with Ancient Greek νέμω (némō, to distribute), Gothic 𐌽𐌹𐌼𐌰𐌽 (niman, to take), Latvian ņemt (to take) and Old Irish nem (gift).

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Noun[edit]

numerus m (genitive numerī); second declension

  1. number
  2. A collection, quantity
  3. (figuratively) rank, position
  4. (music) time, rhythm
  5. (grammar) number

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative numerus numerī
genitive numerī numerōrum
dative numerō numerīs
accusative numerum numerōs
ablative numerō numerīs
vocative numere numerī

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