paljon

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

  • The genitive singular of paljo.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: pal‧jon

Adverb[edit]

paljon (comparative enemmän, superlative eniten)

  1. a lot, plenty, much
    Minä rakastan sinua paljon.
    I love you a lot.
    Join paljon vettä.
    I drank a lot of water.

Usage notes[edit]

Uncountable objects modified by paljon are in the partitive case, whereas countable objects are in the partitive plural case.

Paljon can sometimes take case endings as in the following example

paljollako vähenee?
How big will be the reduction?
Literally. by how much (will it) reduce?