ohi

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See also: ohi-

Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *ohja, cognate to Finnish ohja and Votic õhja. Possibly a loan from Proto-Germanic *ansijō.

Noun[edit]

ohi (genitive ohja, partitive ohja)

  1. rein

Declension[edit]


Finnish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Lative: ohi (noun) +‎ -i.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈohi/, [ˈo̞ɦi]
  • IPA(key): /ˈohiˣ/, [ˈo̞ɦi(ʔ)]
  • Rhymes: -ohi
  • Syllabification: o‧hi

Adverb[edit]

ohi

  1. (spatial) past, beyond
    Minun piti kääntyä toisesta risteyksestä oikealle, mutta ajoinkin ohi. (llit. "drove past")
    I was supposed to turn right from the second intersection but I missed it.
  2. (temporal) over
    Se on ohi nyt.
    It is over now.
Usage notes[edit]
  • The inflected forms shown in the table are used as adverbs, postpositions and prepositions, see appropriate entries.
Inflection[edit]
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Postposition[edit]

(genitive +) ohi

  1. (spatial) by, past (when one goes through the space that is next to something)
    Pallo pyöri tuolin ohi ja ovesta ulos.
    The ball rolled by the chair and out of the door.
    Pallo pyöri minun ohitseni.
    The ball rolled past me.
  2. (spatial) wide
    Nuoli meni maalin ohi.
    The arrow fell wide of the mark.
Usage notes[edit]

ohi never receives a possessive suffix; ohitse is used instead if possessive forms are desired.

Synonyms[edit]

Preposition[edit]

ohi (+ elative)

  1. (spatial) past
    Olimme jo ohi sillasta, kun onnettomuus tapahtui.
    We were already past the bridge, when the accident took place.
Synonyms[edit]

Interjection[edit]

ohi

  1. miss! (used like an interjection to indicate that a shot missed the target)

Etymology 2[edit]

Possibly from Proto-Finno-Permic *woša.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈohi/, [ˈo̞ɦi]
  • Rhymes: -ohi
  • Syllabification: o‧hi

Noun[edit]

ohi

  1. (obsolete) side, flank
Declension[edit]
  • The word is only attested in some forms; in particular it is not known whether the singular partitive is *ohea or *ohta.
Inflection of ohi (Kotus type 7/ovi, no gradation)
nominative ohi ohet
genitive ohen ohien
partitive ohea ohia
illative oheen ohiin
singular plural
nominative ohi ohet
accusative nom. ohi ohet
gen. ohen
genitive ohen ohien
partitive ohea ohia
inessive ohessa ohissa
elative ohesta ohista
illative oheen ohiin
adessive ohella ohilla
ablative ohelta ohilta
allative ohelle ohille
essive ohena ohina
translative oheksi ohiksi
instructive ohin
abessive ohetta ohitta
comitative ohineen
Possessive forms of ohi (type ovi)
possessor singular plural
1st person oheni ohemme
2nd person ohesi ohenne
3rd person ohensa
Inflection of ohi (Kotus type 23/tiili, no gradation)
nominative ohi ohet
genitive ohen ohien
partitive ohta ohia
illative oheen ohiin
singular plural
nominative ohi ohet
accusative nom. ohi ohet
gen. ohen
genitive ohen ohien
partitive ohta ohia
inessive ohessa ohissa
elative ohesta ohista
illative oheen ohiin
adessive ohella ohilla
ablative ohelta ohilta
allative ohelle ohille
essive ohena ohina
translative oheksi ohiksi
instructive ohin
abessive ohetta ohitta
comitative ohineen
Possessive forms of ohi (type tiili)
possessor singular plural
1st person oheni ohemme
2nd person ohesi ohenne
3rd person ohensa
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