taivas

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Finnish[edit]

(index ta)

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtɑi̯ʋɑs/, [ˈt̪ɑi̯ʋɑs̠]
  • Rhymes: -ɑiʋɑs
  • Syllabification: 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)
nominative taivas taivaat
genitive taivaan taivaiden
taivaitten
partitive taivasta taivaita
illative taivaaseen taivaisiin
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 taivaalle taivaille
essive taivaana taivaina
translative taivaaksi taivaiksi
instructive taivain
abessive taivaatta taivaitta
comitative taivaineen
Possessive forms of taivas (type vieras)
possessor singular plural
1st person taivaani taivaamme
2nd person taivaasi taivaanne
3rd person taivaansa

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Karelian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

taivas (genitive taivahan, partitive taivastu)

  1. sky

Võro[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

taivas (genitive taiva, partitive taivast)

  1. sky
  2. heaven

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.