tammi

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Estonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

tammi

  1. genitive singular of tamm
  2. partitive singular of tamm
  3. illative singular of tamm

Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtɑmːi/, [ˈt̪ɑmːi]
  • Rhymes: -ɑmːi
  • Syllabification: tam‧mi

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *tammi. Cognate with Estonian tamm, Karelian tammi, Livonian täm.

Noun[edit]

tammi

  1. oak
  2. pedunculate oak, Quercus robur
Declension[edit]
Inflection of tammi (Kotus type 7/ovi, no gradation)
nominative tammi tammet
genitive tammen tammien
partitive tammea tammia
illative tammeen tammiin
singular plural
nominative tammi tammet
accusative nom. tammi tammet
gen. tammen
genitive tammen tammien
partitive tammea tammia
inessive tammessa tammissa
elative tammesta tammista
illative tammeen tammiin
adessive tammella tammilla
ablative tammelta tammilta
allative tammelle tammille
essive tammena tammina
translative tammeksi tammiksi
instructive tammin
abessive tammetta tammitta
comitative tammineen
Possessive forms of tammi (type ovi)
possessor singular plural
1st person tammeni tammemme
2nd person tammesi tammenne
3rd person tammensa
Synonyms[edit]
Compounds[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

< Swedish damspel, dam (checkers) < French dame (king: doubled piece in checkers)

Noun[edit]

tammi

  1. checkers, draughts (boardgame)
  2. king (doubled piece in checkers)
Declension[edit]
Inflection of tammi (Kotus type 7/ovi, no gradation)
nominative tammi tammet
genitive tammen tammien
partitive tammea tammia
illative tammeen tammiin
singular plural
nominative tammi tammet
accusative nom. tammi tammet
gen. tammen
genitive tammen tammien
partitive tammea tammia
inessive tammessa tammissa
elative tammesta tammista
illative tammeen tammiin
adessive tammella tammilla
ablative tammelta tammilta
allative tammelle tammille
essive tammena tammina
translative tammeksi tammiksi
instructive tammin
abessive tammetta tammitta
comitative tammineen
Possessive forms of tammi (type ovi)
possessor singular plural
1st person tammeni tammemme
2nd person tammesi tammenne
3rd person tammensa

Etymology 3[edit]

< Swedish stam (trunk of a tree, archaically also axis)

Noun[edit]

tammi

  1. (dialectal, archaic) heart, core, axis
Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

tammi

  1. Abbreviation of tammikuu (January).

Etymology 4[edit]

< Swedish damm (dam)

Noun[edit]

tammi

  1. (dialectal) dam

Ingrian[edit]

Noun[edit]

tammi

  1. oak

Kanakanabu[edit]

Noun[edit]

tammi

  1. sweet potato

Karelian[edit]

Noun[edit]

tammi

  1. oak

Mayo[edit]

Noun[edit]

tammi (plural támmim)

  1. tooth

References[edit]

  • Collard, Howard; Collard, Elisabeth Scott (1984) Castellano-mayo, mayo-castellano (Serie de vocabularios y diccionarios indígenas Mariano Silva y Aceves; 6)‎[1] (in Spanish), third edition, México, D.F.: Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, pages 36, 185