suora

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *soora, possibly derived from a root of Germanic origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsuo̯rɑ/, [ˈs̠uo̞̯rɑ]
  • Rhymes: -uorɑ
  • Syllabification: suo‧ra

Adjective[edit]

suora (comparative suorempi, superlative suorin)

  1. straight (not crooked or bent)
  2. straight, direct, truthful, frank
  3. straight (having all cylinders in a single row)
  4. direct
  5. live (broadcast)
  6. right (of angle, 90°)

Usage notes[edit]

A straight angle (180°) is oikokulma in Finnish.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of suora (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative suora suorat
genitive suoran suorien
partitive suoraa suoria
illative suoraan suoriin
singular plural
nominative suora suorat
accusative nom. suora suorat
gen. suoran
genitive suoran suorien
suorainrare
partitive suoraa suoria
inessive suorassa suorissa
elative suorasta suorista
illative suoraan suoriin
adessive suoralla suorilla
ablative suoralta suorilta
allative suoralle suorille
essive suorana suorina
translative suoraksi suoriksi
instructive suorin
abessive suoratta suoritta
comitative suorine
Possessive forms of suora (type koira)
possessor singular plural
1st person suorani suoramme
2nd person suorasi suoranne
3rd person suoransa
Only used with substantive adjectives, -inen adjectives used for comparisons of equality or agent participles.

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Noun[edit]

suora

  1. straight (something that is not crooked or bent such as a part of a road or track)
  2. (poker) straight (five consecutive cards)
  3. (geometry) line
  4. (boxing) cross, straight

Declension[edit]

Inflection of suora (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative suora suorat
genitive suoran suorien
partitive suoraa suoria
illative suoraan suoriin
singular plural
nominative suora suorat
accusative nom. suora suorat
gen. suoran
genitive suoran suorien
suorainrare
partitive suoraa suoria
inessive suorassa suorissa
elative suorasta suorista
illative suoraan suoriin
adessive suoralla suorilla
ablative suoralta suorilta
allative suoralle suorille
essive suorana suorina
translative suoraksi suoriksi
instructive suorin
abessive suoratta suoritta
comitative suorineen
Possessive forms of suora (type koira)
possessor singular plural
1st person suorani suoramme
2nd person suorasi suoranne
3rd person suoransa

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin soror, from Proto-Italic *swezōr, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *swésōr.

Noun[edit]

suora f (plural suore)

  1. nun
    Synonym: monaca

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