roosa

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German rosa, from Latin rosa (rose).

Adjective[edit]

roosa (genitive roosa, partitive roosat, comparative roosam, superlative kõige roosam)

  1. pink
  2. (figuratively) rosy (cheerful, optimistic)
  3. (politics) left-wing (but not fully communist)

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

roosa (genitive roosa, partitive roosat)

  1. pink
  2. lesbian

Declension[edit]

See also[edit]

Colors in Estonian · värvid (layout · text)
     valge      hall      must
             punane; karmiinpunane              oranž; pruun              kollane; kreem
             laimiroheline, kollakasroheline              roheline              mündiroheline; tumeroheline
             tsüaansinine, rohekassinine; sinakasroheline, siniroheline              taevasinine, taevassinine              sinine
             lilla, violetne; potisinine, indigosinine              fuksia, magentapunane; lilla, purpurne, purpurpunane              roosa

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Swedish rosa, ultimately from Latin rosa.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈroːsɑ/, [ˈro̞ːs̠ɑ]
  • Rhymes: -oːsɑ
  • Syllabification(key): roo‧sa

Adjective[edit]

roosa

  1. pink

Declension[edit]

Inflection of roosa (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative roosa roosat
genitive roosan roosien
partitive roosaa roosia
illative roosaan roosiin
singular plural
nominative roosa roosat
accusative nom. roosa roosat
gen. roosan
genitive roosan roosien
roosainrare
partitive roosaa roosia
inessive roosassa roosissa
elative roosasta roosista
illative roosaan roosiin
adessive roosalla roosilla
ablative roosalta roosilta
allative roosalle roosille
essive roosana roosina
translative roosaksi roosiksi
instructive roosin
abessive roosatta roositta
comitative roosine
Possessive forms of roosa (type koira)
Rare. Only used with substantive adjectives.
possessor singular plural
1st person roosani roosamme
2nd person roosasi roosanne
3rd person roosansa

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