peni

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See also: Peni, pení, peñi, péni, pêni, pěni, and pění

Aromanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin pānis, pānem. Cognate with Romanian pâine.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

peni f (plural penj, definite articulation penia)

  1. bread

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

peni f pl

  1. plural of piane.

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]
  • Audio:
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  • Rhymes: -eni
  • Hyphenation: pe‧ni

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, Erzya пине (pine). Compare with Komi-Permyak and Komi-Zyrian пон, Inari Sami peenuv, Udmurt пуны, Eastern Mari пий.

Noun[edit]

peni (genitive peni, partitive peni)

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

Inflection[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *peni, derived from Proto-Finno-Permic *penä. Cognate with Estonian peni, Northern Sami beana, Erzya пине (pine).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpeni/, [ˈpe̞ni]
  • Rhymes: -eni
  • Syllabification(key): pe‧ni

Noun[edit]

peni

  1. (archaic) dog
    Synonym: 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
Possessive forms of peni (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person penini penimme
2nd person penisi peninne
3rd person peninsä

Derived terms[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Italian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpɛ.ni/
  • Rhymes: -ɛni
  • Hyphenation: pè‧ni

Noun[edit]

peni m pl

  1. plural of pene

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpe.ni/
  • Rhymes: -eni
  • Hyphenation: pé‧ni

Verb[edit]

peni

  1. inflection of penare:
    1. second-person singular present indicative
    2. first/second/third-person singular present subjunctive
    3. third-person singular imperative

Anagrams[edit]


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]

Noun[edit]

peni

  1. Alternative form of peny

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Verb[edit]

peni (Cyrillic spelling пени)

  1. inflection of peniti:
    1. third-person singular present
    2. second-person singular imperative

Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English penny.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

peni (ma class, plural mapeni)

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

Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

peni

  1. accusative singular of pen

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.

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • V. Hallap, E. Adler, S. Grünberg, M. Leppik (2012) Vadja keele sõnaraamat [A dictionary of the Votic language]‎[1], 2 edition, Tallinn