pullataikina

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Finnish[edit]

Varieties of pulla.

Etymology[edit]

pulla +‎ taikina

Noun[edit]

pullataikina

  1. sweet wheat dough used for baking pulla, a traditional type of coffee bread
  2. (figuratively) anything that swells
    Kaupunki kasvaa kuin pullataikina.
    The city is growing like a mushroom. / The city is mushrooming.
    Budjetti paisuu kuin pullataikina.
    The budget is growing out of bounds.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of pullataikina (Kotus type 12/kulkija, no gradation)
nominative pullataikina pullataikinat
genitive pullataikinan pullataikinoiden
pullataikinoitten
partitive pullataikinaa pullataikinoita
illative pullataikinaan pullataikinoihin
singular plural
nominative pullataikina pullataikinat
accusative nom. pullataikina pullataikinat
gen. pullataikinan
genitive pullataikinan pullataikinoiden
pullataikinoitten
pullataikinainrare
partitive pullataikinaa pullataikinoita
inessive pullataikinassa pullataikinoissa
elative pullataikinasta pullataikinoista
illative pullataikinaan pullataikinoihin
adessive pullataikinalla pullataikinoilla
ablative pullataikinalta pullataikinoilta
allative pullataikinalle pullataikinoille
essive pullataikinana pullataikinoina
translative pullataikinaksi pullataikinoiksi
instructive pullataikinoin
abessive pullataikinatta pullataikinoitta
comitative pullataikinoineen