palsa

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Finnish palsa, from Northern Sami balsa.

Noun[edit]

palsa (plural palsas)

  1. (geomorphology) A hummock rising out of a bog with a core of ice; similar in appearance to a pingo but due to different structure palsas cannot grow as big as pingos.

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Finnish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpɑlsɑ/, [ˈpɑls̠ɑ]
  • Rhymes: -ɑlsɑ
  • Syllabification: pal‧sa

Etymology 1[edit]

From Northern Sami balsa.

Noun[edit]

palsa

  1. (geomorphology) palsa
Declension[edit]
Inflection of palsa (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative palsa palsat
genitive palsan palsojen
partitive palsaa palsoja
illative palsaan palsoihin
singular plural
nominative palsa palsat
accusative nom. palsa palsat
gen. palsan
genitive palsan palsojen
palsainrare
partitive palsaa palsoja
inessive palsassa palsoissa
elative palsasta palsoista
illative palsaan palsoihin
adessive palsalla palsoilla
ablative palsalta palsoilta
allative palsalle palsoille
essive palsana palsoina
translative palsaksi palsoiksi
instructive palsoin
abessive palsatta palsoitta
comitative palsoineen
Possessive forms of palsa (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person palsani palsamme
2nd person palsasi palsanne
3rd person palsansa

Etymology 2[edit]

Originally a slang shortening of palttoo.

Noun[edit]

palsa

  1. (colloquial) long overcoat
Declension[edit]
Inflection of palsa (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative palsa palsat
genitive palsan palsojen
partitive palsaa palsoja
illative palsaan palsoihin
singular plural
nominative palsa palsat
accusative nom. palsa palsat
gen. palsan
genitive palsan palsojen
palsainrare
partitive palsaa palsoja
inessive palsassa palsoissa
elative palsasta palsoista
illative palsaan palsoihin
adessive palsalla palsoilla
ablative palsalta palsoilta
allative palsalle palsoille
essive palsana palsoina
translative palsaksi palsoiksi
instructive palsoin
abessive palsatta palsoitta
comitative palsoineen
Possessive forms of palsa (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person palsani palsamme
2nd person palsasi palsanne
3rd person palsansa
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