vanukas

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

vanua +‎ -kas

Noun[edit]

vanukas

  1. pudding (jelly-like dessert)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of vanukas (Kotus type 41/vieras, kk-k gradation)
singular plural
nominative vanukas vanukkaat
accusative nom.? vanukas vanukkaat
gen. vanukkaan
genitive vanukkaan vanukkaiden
vanukkaitten
partitive vanukasta vanukkaita
inessive vanukkaassa vanukkaissa
elative vanukkaasta vanukkaista
illative vanukkaaseen vanukkaisiin
vanukkaihinrare
adessive vanukkaalla vanukkailla
ablative vanukkaalta vanukkailta
allative vanukkaalleˣ vanukkailleˣ
essive vanukkaana vanukkaina
translative vanukkaaksi vanukkaiksi
instructive vanukkain
abessive vanukkaatta vanukkaitta
comitative vanukkaineen

Usage notes[edit]

The usage of word vanukas is usually limited to sweet desserts in Finnish. However, it also used of e.g. Yorkshire pudding, probably due to lack of better translation. Black pudding is verimakkara in Finnish.

Compounds[edit]