rintama

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

rinta +‎ -ma. First attested in Frans Ferdinand Ahlman: Ruotsalais-suomalainen sanakirja ("Swedish-Finnish Dictionary", 1865).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈrintɑmɑ/, [ˈrin̪t̪ɑmɑ]
  • Rhymes: -intɑmɑ
  • Syllabification: rin‧ta‧ma

Noun[edit]

rintama

  1. (military) front, battlefront (region or line along which opposing armies engage in combat)
  2. (meteorology) front
  3. (military) theater
    Hänen isoisänsä oli sodassa Tyynenmeren rintamalla.
    His grandfather was in the Pacific theater during the war.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of rintama (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative rintama rintamat
genitive rintaman rintamien
partitive rintamaa rintamia
illative rintamaan rintamiin
singular plural
nominative rintama rintamat
accusative nom. rintama rintamat
gen. rintaman
genitive rintaman rintamien
rintamainrare
partitive rintamaa rintamia
inessive rintamassa rintamissa
elative rintamasta rintamista
illative rintamaan rintamiin
adessive rintamalla rintamilla
ablative rintamalta rintamilta
allative rintamalle rintamille
essive rintamana rintamina
translative rintamaksi rintamiksi
instructive rintamin
abessive rintamatta rintamitta
comitative rintamineen
Possessive forms of rintama (type koira)
possessor singular plural
1st person rintamani rintamamme
2nd person rintamasi rintamanne
3rd person rintamansa

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