pinna

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English[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Diagram of the pinna (part of ear)

Noun[edit]

pinna ‎(plural pinnas or pinnae)

  1. (anatomy) The visible part of the ear that resides outside of the head, the auricle.
  2. (botany) A leaflet or primary segment of a pinnate compound leaf.
  3. (zoology) A feather, wing, fin, or other similar appendage.

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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

pinna

  1. spoke (of a wheel, ie. in bicycle)
  2. (nautical) tiller
  3. (colloquial) point (unit of scoring in a game or competition)
  4. (colloquial) temper, nerve, fuse (in the sense of loosing one's temper)
    Marian pinna paloi.
    Maria lost her temper.
    Marialla on lyhyt pinna.
    Maria's got a short fuse.
  5. (colloquial) percent

Declension[edit]

Inflection of pinna (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative pinna pinnat
genitive pinnan pinnojen
partitive pinnaa pinnoja
illative pinnaan pinnoihin
singular plural
nominative pinna pinnat
accusative nom.? pinna pinnat
gen. pinnan
genitive pinnan pinnojen
pinnainrare
partitive pinnaa pinnoja
inessive pinnassa pinnoissa
elative pinnasta pinnoista
illative pinnaan pinnoihin
adessive pinnalla pinnoilla
ablative pinnalta pinnoilta
allative pinnalle pinnoille
essive pinnana pinnoina
translative pinnaksi pinnoiksi
instructive pinnoin
abessive pinnatta pinnoitta
comitative pinnoineen

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

pinna f ‎(plural pinne)

  1. fin

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *(s)pīn- "backbone, dorsal fin".

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pinna f ‎(genitive pinnae); first declension

  1. Alternative form of penna

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative pinna pinnae
genitive pinnae pinnārum
dative pinnae pinnīs
accusative pinnam pinnās
ablative pinnā pinnīs
vocative pinna pinnae

Maltese[edit]

Noun[edit]

pinna f

  1. pen (writing instrument)

Sicilian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin penna.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpinna/
  • Hyphenation: pin‧na

Noun[edit]

pinna f (plural pinni)

  1. feather
  2. pen
  3. fin