taivas

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Finnish[edit]

(index ta)

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *taivas, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *deiwas. Compare Lithuanian dievas, Latvian dievs, Estonian taevas and Latgalian Dīvs (God)).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈtɑiʋɑs]
  • Hyphenation: tai‧vas

Noun[edit]

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taivas

  1. sky
    • Linnut lentävät taivaalla.
      • Birds fly in the sky.
  2. heaven
    • Ylösnousseet ovat kuin enkelit taivaassa.
      • The resurrected are like the angels in heaven.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of taivas (Kotus type 41/vieras, no gradation)
singular plural
nominative taivas taivaat
accusative nom.? taivas taivaat
gen. taivaan
genitive taivaan taivaiden
taivaitten
partitive taivasta taivaita
inessive taivaassa taivaissa
elative taivaasta taivaista
illative taivaaseen taivaisiin
taivaihinrare
adessive taivaalla taivailla
ablative taivaalta taivailta
allative taivaalleˣ taivailleˣ
essive taivaana taivaina
translative taivaaksi taivaiksi
instructive taivain
abessive taivaatta taivaitta
comitative taivaineen

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Karelian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *taivas, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *deiwas.

Noun[edit]

taivas (genitive taivahan, partitive taivastu)

  1. sky

Võro[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *taivas, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *deiwas.

Noun[edit]

taivas (genitive taiva, partitive taivast)

  1. sky
  2. heaven

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.