sohva

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Estonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

sohva (genitive sohva, partitive sohvat)

  1. sofa

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • sohva in Eesti keele seletav sõnaraamat

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Swedish soffa, ultimately from Arabic صُفَّة(ṣuffa, a long seat made of stone or brick), from Aramaic צפא(ṣipā’, mat).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsohʋɑ/, [ˈs̠o̞xʋɑ]
  • Rhymes: -ohʋɑ
  • Syllabification: soh‧va

Noun[edit]

sohva

  1. sofa, couch

Declension[edit]

Inflection of sohva (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative sohva sohvat
genitive sohvan sohvien
partitive sohvaa sohvia
illative sohvaan sohviin
singular plural
nominative sohva sohvat
accusative nom. sohva sohvat
gen. sohvan
genitive sohvan sohvien
sohvainrare
partitive sohvaa sohvia
inessive sohvassa sohvissa
elative sohvasta sohvista
illative sohvaan sohviin
adessive sohvalla sohvilla
ablative sohvalta sohvilta
allative sohvalle sohville
essive sohvana sohvina
translative sohvaksi sohviksi
instructive sohvin
abessive sohvatta sohvitta
comitative sohvineen
Possessive forms of sohva (type koira)
possessor singular plural
1st person sohvani sohvamme
2nd person sohvasi sohvanne
3rd person sohvansa