varpa

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See also: varpå and varpą

Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʋɑrpɑ/, [ˈʋɑrpɑ]
  • Hyphenation: var‧pa

Noun[edit]

varpa

  1. thin wooden stick or rod; twig

Declension[edit]

Inflection of varpa (Kotus type 9/kala, p-v gradation)
nominative varpa varvat
genitive varvan varpojen
partitive varpaa varpoja
illative varpaan varpoihin
singular plural
nominative varpa varvat
accusative nom. varpa varvat
gen. varvan
genitive varvan varpojen
varpainrare
partitive varpaa varpoja
inessive varvassa varvoissa
elative varvasta varvoista
illative varpaan varpoihin
adessive varvalla varvoilla
ablative varvalta varvoilta
allative varvalle varvoille
essive varpana varpoina
translative varvaksi varvoiksi
instructive varvoin
abessive varvatta varvoitta
comitative varpoineen

Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

varpa f (genitive singular vörpu, nominative plural vörpur)

  1. trawling net, seine

Declension[edit]

Verb[edit]

varpa (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative varpaði, supine varpað)

  1. (transitive, governs the dative) to throw
  2. (transitive, governs the dative) to project, to cast
  3. (cartography, transitive, governs the dative) to project

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Noun[edit]

varpa n

  1. indefinite genitive plural of varp

Noun[edit]

varpa m

  1. indefinite accusative singular of varpi
  2. indefinite dative singular of varpi
  3. indefinite genitive singular of varpi
  4. indefinite accusative plural of varpi
  5. indefinite genitive plural of varpi

Lithuanian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European. Cognate to Latin verpa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

várpa f (plural várpos) stress pattern 1

  1. ear (of corn)
  2. (anatomy) penis (used as medical anatomical term)

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

varpa f (genitive vǫrpu)

  1. fishing net
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Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • varpa in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

varpa

  1. (transitive, with dative) to cast, throw
Conjugation[edit]
Related terms[edit]
  • varp n (a throw)
  • varpa f (fishing net)
  • verpa (to throw, cast)
Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • varpa in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press

Etymology 3[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Noun[edit]

varpa

  1. genitive plural of varp