sukka

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Estonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

sukka

  1. partitive singular of sukk

Finnish[edit]

(index su)

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *sukka, borrowed from Proto-Norse [Term?], from Proto-Germanic *sukkaz (sock) (compare English sock, Swedish socka), from Latin soccus.[1] Finnic cognates include Ingrian sukka, Karelian sukka, Karelian šukka, Livvi sukku, Ludian suk, Estonian sukk, Livonian sukā and Votic sukka.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsukːɑ/, [ˈs̠ukːɑ]
  • Rhymes: -ukːɑ
  • Hyphenation: suk‧ka

Noun[edit]

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sukka

  1. sock (garment covering foot)
  2. stocking (garment covering foot and part of leg)
  3. stocking (knitted hood of cotton thread which is eventually converted into an incandescent mantle for gas lighting)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of sukka (Kotus type 10/koira, kk-k gradation)
nominative sukka sukat
genitive sukan sukkien
partitive sukkaa sukkia
illative sukkaan sukkiin
singular plural
nominative sukka sukat
accusative nom. sukka sukat
gen. sukan
genitive sukan sukkien
sukkainrare
partitive sukkaa sukkia
inessive sukassa sukissa
elative sukasta sukista
illative sukkaan sukkiin
adessive sukalla sukilla
ablative sukalta sukilta
allative sukalle sukille
essive sukkana sukkina
translative sukaksi sukiksi
instructive sukin
abessive sukatta sukitta
comitative sukkineen
Possessive forms of sukka (type koira)
possessor singular plural
1st person sukkani sukkamme
2nd person sukkasi sukkanne
3rd person sukkansa

Compounds[edit]

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Häkkinen, Kaisa (2004) Nykysuomen etymologinen sanakirja [Modern Finnish etymological dictionary] (in Finnish), Juva: WSOY, →ISBN

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Ingrian[edit]

Noun[edit]

sukka

  1. sock
  2. stocking

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /²sʊkːɑ/, /²sʉkːɑ/

Verb[edit]

sukka (present tense sukkar, past tense sukka, past participle sukka, passive infinitive sukkast, present participle sukkande, imperative sukk/sukka)

  1. to sigh

References[edit]


Pali[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit शुक्र (śukra, white, bright), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *ćukrás, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱewk-.

Adjective[edit]

sukka

  1. white
  2. bright
  3. pure

Noun[edit]

sukka

  1. the planet Venus
  2. semen