peni

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Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

peni

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive form of penar
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive form of penar
  3. third-person singular imperative form of penar

Esperanto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpeni/
  • Hyphenation: pe‧ni
  • Rhymes: -eni

Verb[edit]

peni (present penas, past penis, future penos, conditional penus, volitive penu)

  1. (intransitive) to endeavour, to make an effort, to try
    • 1932, William Sol Benson, Universala esperanto metodo de doktoro Benson, page 107.
      La homo penis kapti la rampobestojn, kiujn li liberigis, sed liaj penoj estis vanaj.
      The person tried to catch the reptile that he freed, but his efforts were in vain.

Conjugation[edit]

See also[edit]

  • juĝi (to put on trial, try)
  • provi (to test, attempt, try)

Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *peni. Cognate with Finnish peni, Northern Sami beana.

Noun[edit]

peni (genitive peni, partitive peni)

  1. (archaic or dialectal) dog, hound
    Synonym: koer

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *peni. Cognate with Estonian peni, Northern Sami beana.

Noun[edit]

peni

  1. (archaic) dog
    Synonyms: haukku, hauva, hunttu, hurtta, koira

Usage notes[edit]

Although no longer used in modern Finnish in its original sense, the word remains a popular dog's name.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of peni (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative peni penit
genitive penin penien
partitive peniä penejä
illative peniin peneihin
singular plural
nominative peni penit
accusative nom. peni penit
gen. penin
genitive penin penien
partitive peniä penejä
inessive penissä peneissä
elative penistä peneistä
illative peniin peneihin
adessive penillä peneillä
ablative peniltä peneiltä
allative penille peneille
essive peninä peneinä
translative peniksi peneiksi
instructive penein
abessive penittä peneittä
comitative peneineen

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

peni m pl

  1. plural of pene

Verb[edit]

peni

  1. second-person singular present indicative of penare
  2. first-person singular present subjunctive of penare
  3. second-person singular present subjunctive of penare
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of penare
  5. third-person singular imperative of penare

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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

pēnī m

  1. dative singular of pēnis

Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

peni m

  1. vocative singular form of penis
  2. accusative singular form of penis
  3. instrumental singular form of penis

Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English penniġ, a form of penning.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

peni (plural penis or pens)

  1. A penny or other silver coin (including ancient coins), or the weight corresponding to that coin.
  2. Money or coinage in general, especially that with little value.

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Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English penny.

Noun[edit]

peni (ma class, plural mapeni)

  1. penny (1/240 of a pound sterling or Irish pound)
  2. (uncommon) 10-cent coin

Votic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *peni.

Noun[edit]

peni (genitive penii, partitive [please provide])

  1. female dog
    Synonym: penikoira

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

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References[edit]

  • "peni" in Vadja keele sõnaraamat