paksu

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See also: pākšu

Finnish[edit]

(index pa)

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *paksu, borrowed from Indo-Iranian; compare Sanskrit बहु (bahu, much, many, abundant), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰn̥ǵʰús (thick). Akin to Estonian paks.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpɑksu/, [ˈpɑks̠u]
  • Rhymes: -ɑksu
  • Syllabification: pak‧su

Adjective[edit]

paksu (comparative paksumpi, superlative paksuin)

  1. thick
  2. bold
  3. (colloquial) pregnant

Declension[edit]

Inflection of paksu (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative paksu paksut
genitive paksun paksujen
partitive paksua paksuja
illative paksuun paksuihin
singular plural
nominative paksu paksut
accusative nom. paksu paksut
gen. paksun
genitive paksun paksujen
partitive paksua paksuja
inessive paksussa paksuissa
elative paksusta paksuista
illative paksuun paksuihin
adessive paksulla paksuilla
ablative paksulta paksuilta
allative paksulle paksuille
essive paksuna paksuina
translative paksuksi paksuiksi
instructive paksuin
abessive paksutta paksuitta
comitative paksuine
Possessive forms of paksu (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person paksuni paksumme
2nd person paksusi paksunne
3rd person paksunsa
Only used with substantive adjectives, -inen adjectives used for comparisons of equality or agent participles.

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Ingrian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

paksu

  1. thick