penni

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Coined by Elias Lönnrot from penninki, from Swedish penning.

Noun[edit]

penni

  1. One hundredth of a markka, the Finnish currency until the introduction of euro in 2002.
    Note: In Finnish the noun is in partitive singular after a cardinal number.
    viisikymmentä penniä
    fifty pennies

Declension[edit]

Inflection of penni (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative penni pennit
genitive pennin pennien
partitive penniä pennejä
illative penniin penneihin
singular plural
nominative penni pennit
accusative nom.? penni pennit
gen. pennin
genitive pennin pennien
partitive penniä pennejä
inessive pennissä penneissä
elative pennistä penneistä
illative penniin penneihin
adessive pennillä penneillä
ablative penniltä penneiltä
allative pennilleˣ penneilleˣ
essive penninä penneinä
translative penniksi penneiksi
instructive pennein
abessive pennittä penneittä
comitative penneineen

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin penna (feather).

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Noun[edit]

penni m (genitive singular penna, nominative plural pennar)

  1. a pen

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English penny.

Noun[edit]

penni m (plural pennis)

  1. (Guernsey) penny