vaaka

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See also: Vaaka and vaaka'

Finnish[edit]

(index va)

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old Swedish vāgh (compare Swedish våg (scale)), from Old Norse vág, from Proto-Germanic *wēgō.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʋɑːkɑ/, [ˈʋɑːkɑ]
  • Rhymes: -ɑːkɑ
  • Syllabification: vaa‧ka

Noun[edit]

vaaka

  1. scales (weighing device)
  2. (in compounds) horizontal

Declension[edit]

Inflection of vaaka (Kotus type 9/kala, k- gradation)
nominative vaaka vaa’at
genitive vaa’an vaakojen
partitive vaakaa vaakoja
illative vaakaan vaakoihin
singular plural
nominative vaaka vaa’at
accusative nom. vaaka vaa’at
gen. vaa’an
genitive vaa’an vaakojen
vaakainrare
partitive vaakaa vaakoja
inessive vaa’assa vaaoissa
elative vaa’asta vaaoista
illative vaakaan vaakoihin
adessive vaa’alla vaaoilla
ablative vaa’alta vaaoilta
allative vaa’alle vaaoille
essive vaakana vaakoina
translative vaa’aksi vaaoiksi
instructive vaaoin
abessive vaa’atta vaaoitta
comitative vaakoineen
Possessive forms of vaaka (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person vaakani vaakamme
2nd person vaakasi vaakanne
3rd person vaakansa

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