rikki

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Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Origin uncertain. Cognates are found throughout Northern Finnic (e.g. Veps rik(sulfur, rheum)), and in Votic rittši. Germanic loan origin has been suggested (compare German Dreck), as well as indigenous derivation as rikka +‎ -i.

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Noun[edit]

rikki

  1. sulfur, sulphur
Declension[edit]
Inflection of rikki (Kotus type 5/risti, kk-k gradation)
nominative rikki rikit
genitive rikin rikkien
partitive rikkiä rikkejä
illative rikkiin rikkeihin
singular plural
nominative rikki rikit
accusative nom. rikki rikit
gen. rikin
genitive rikin rikkien
partitive rikkiä rikkejä
inessive rikissä rikeissä
elative rikistä rikeistä
illative rikkiin rikkeihin
adessive rikillä rikeillä
ablative rikiltä rikeiltä
allative rikille rikeille
essive rikkinä rikkeinä
translative rikiksi rikeiksi
instructive rikein
abessive rikittä rikeittä
comitative rikkeineen
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Etymology 2[edit]

rikka +‎ -i. Compare rikkoa.

Adverb[edit]

rikki

  1. broken
Derived terms[edit]