"aivan" meaning in Finnish

Adverb

IPA: /ˈɑi̯ʋɑn/, [ˈɑi̯ʋɑn] Rhymes: -ɑiʋɑn
  1. exactly, precisely Non-topical categories: Finnish terms with usage examples
  2. totally, very Non-topical categories: Finnish terms with usage examples
  3. indeed Non-topical categories: Finnish terms with usage examples
The following are not (yet) sense-disambiguated
Nontopical Categories: Finnish 2-syllable words, Finnish adverbs, Finnish lemmas, Finnish terms derived from Proto-Germanic, Finnish terms derived from Proto-Indo-Iranian, Finnish terms with IPA pronunciation, Rhymes:Finnish/ɑiʋɑn, Rhymes:Finnish/ɑiʋɑn/2 syllables Synonyms: ihan Related terms: kauan

Download JSON data for aivan meaning in Finnish (2.2kB)

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    {
      "args": {
        "1": "fi",
        "2": "ihan"
      },
      "expansion": "ihan",
      "name": "m"
    },
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "fi",
        "2": "iir-pro",
        "3": "*Háywas"
      },
      "expansion": "Proto-Indo-Iranian *Háywas",
      "name": "der"
    },
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "fi",
        "2": "gem-pro",
        "3": "*aiwaz",
        "4": "",
        "5": "long time"
      },
      "expansion": "Proto-Germanic *aiwaz (“long time”)",
      "name": "der"
    },
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "vot",
        "2": "aivaa",
        "3": "",
        "4": "always"
      },
      "expansion": "Votic aivaa (“always”)",
      "name": "cog"
    },
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "et",
        "2": "aiva",
        "3": "",
        "4": "always"
      },
      "expansion": "Estonian aiva (“always”)",
      "name": "cog"
    }
  ],
  "etymology-text": "An instructive singular (compare ihan) of a root aiva-, probably borrowed from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Háywas, or alternatively from Proto-Germanic *aiwaz (“long time”). Cognate with Votic aivaa (“always”) and Estonian aiva (“always”).",
  "heads": [
    {
      "template_name": "fi-adv"
    },
    {
      "1": "fi",
      "2": "adverbs",
      "3": "",
      "4": "",
      "5": "",
      "6": "",
      "f1accel-form": "comparative",
      "f2accel-form": "superlative",
      "head": "",
      "sort": "",
      "template_name": "head"
    }
  ],
  "lang": "Finnish",
  "lang_code": "fi",
  "nontopical_categories": [
    "Finnish 2-syllable words",
    "Finnish adverbs",
    "Finnish lemmas",
    "Finnish terms derived from Proto-Germanic",
    "Finnish terms derived from Proto-Indo-Iranian",
    "Finnish terms with IPA pronunciation",
    "Rhymes:Finnish/ɑiʋɑn",
    "Rhymes:Finnish/ɑiʋɑn/2 syllables"
  ],
  "pos": "adv",
  "related": [
    {
      "word": "kauan"
    }
  ],
  "senses": [
    {
      "examples": [
        {
          "text": "aivan oikein ― precisely right"
        }
      ],
      "glosses": [
        "exactly, precisely"
      ],
      "id": "aivan-adv-z4Z95eOu",
      "nontopical_categories": [
        "Finnish terms with usage examples"
      ]
    },
    {
      "examples": [
        {
          "text": "aivan väärin ― totally wrong"
        }
      ],
      "glosses": [
        "totally, very"
      ],
      "id": "aivan-adv-dovnF95W",
      "nontopical_categories": [
        "Finnish terms with usage examples"
      ]
    },
    {
      "examples": [
        {
          "text": "aivan! ― indeed!"
        }
      ],
      "glosses": [
        "indeed"
      ],
      "id": "aivan-adv-2Iij5OqV",
      "nontopical_categories": [
        "Finnish terms with usage examples"
      ]
    }
  ],
  "sounds": [
    {
      "ipa": "/ˈɑi̯ʋɑn/"
    },
    {
      "ipa": "[ˈɑi̯ʋɑn]"
    },
    {
      "rhymes": "-ɑiʋɑn"
    }
  ],
  "synonyms": [
    {
      "word": "ihan"
    }
  ],
  "word": "aivan"
}


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