sauna

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: Sauna

English[edit]

Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia

Etymology[edit]

From Finnish sauna.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sauna ‎(plural saunas)

  1. A room or a house designed for heat sessions.
    The hotel has a sauna in the basement.
  2. An act of using a sauna.
    John had a sauna after his swim.
  3. A public sauna; a front for a brothel in some countries.

Translations[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

See also[edit]

Verb[edit]

sauna ‎(third-person singular simple present saunas, present participle saunaing, simple past and past participle saunaed)

  1. To use a sauna.

Translations[edit]


Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Finnish sauna.

Noun[edit]

sauna f ‎(plural saunes)

  1. sauna

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Finnish sauna, from Proto-Finnic *sakna.

Noun[edit]

sauna f

  1. sauna

Declension[edit]


Estonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

sauna

  1. Genitive singular form of saun.
  2. Partitive singular form of saun.
  3. Illative singular form of saun.

Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Finnish sauna, from Proto-Finnic *sakna.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sauna f (genitive singular saunu, plural saunur)

  1. sauna

Declension[edit]

f1 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative sauna saunan saunur saunurnar
Accusative saunu saununa saunur saunurnar
Dative saunu saununi saunum saununum
Genitive saunu saununnar sauna saunanna

Finnish[edit]

(index sa)

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *sakna, an early Germanic loan from the same root as e.g. English stack. Cognates include Estonian saun, Karelian soakna. Older sense "winter dwelling, a pit dug into snow for temporary shelter", compare Northern Sami suovdnji ‎(pit dug in snow).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈsɑ̝u.nɑ̝]
  • Hyphenation: sau‧na
  • Rhymes: -ɑunɑ

Noun[edit]

sauna

Finnish Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia fi

  1. sauna
  2. Any bath where sweating is part of the bathing process.
    turkkilainen sauna
    Turkish bath

Declension[edit]

Inflection of sauna (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative sauna saunat
genitive saunan saunojen
partitive saunaa saunoja
illative saunaan saunoihin
singular plural
nominative sauna saunat
accusative nom.? sauna saunat
gen. saunan
genitive saunan saunojen
saunainrare
partitive saunaa saunoja
inessive saunassa saunoissa
elative saunasta saunoista
illative saunaan saunoihin
adessive saunalla saunoilla
ablative saunalta saunoilta
allative saunalleˣ saunoilleˣ
essive saunana saunoina
translative saunaksi saunoiksi
instructive saunoin
abessive saunatta saunoitta
comitative saunoineen

Derived terms[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Meronyms[edit]

Basic sauna vocabulary:

Anagrams[edit]


Hausa[edit]

Noun[edit]

saunā̀ m, f ‎(plural saunoni)

  1. fool, imcompetent person

Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia it

Noun[edit]

sauna f ‎(plural saune)

  1. sauna

See also[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

sauna

  1. rōmaji reading of サウナ

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Finnish sauna.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sauna f

  1. sauna

Declension[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sauna f (plural saunas)

  1. sauna (room or a house designed for heat sessions)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Finnish sauna.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sâuna/
  • Hyphenation: sa‧u‧na

Noun[edit]

sȁuna f (Cyrillic spelling са̏уна)

  1. sauna

Declension[edit]

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  • sauna” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Finnish sauna, from Proto-Finnic *sakna.

Noun[edit]

sauna f ‎(genitive singular sauny, nominative plural sauny)

  1. sauna

Declension[edit]


Votic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Finnish sauna, from Proto-Finnic *sakna.

Noun[edit]

sauna ‎(genitive saunaa, partitive [please provide])

  1. sauna

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

References[edit]

  • "sauna" in Vadja keele sõnaraamat