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-inen

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Happiness adds and multiplies, as we divide it with others.
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Finnish

Suffix

-inen
  1. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) A suffix that transforms nouns into adjectives; corresponds -ous, -en and -y.
    Examples:
    vuoristo (mountain range) → vuoristoinen (mountainous)
    sotku (mess) → sotkuinen (messy)
    kulta (gold) → kultainen (golden)
    talvi (winter) → talvinen (wintry)
    puu (tree; wood) → puinen (wooden)
  2. A suffix yielding an adjective, ending with -va/-vä, meaning tendency to be something.
    taipuva (flexible) -> taipuvainen (inclined, predisposed; to do sth = tekemään jotakin)

Inflection

noun case singular plural
nominative -inen -iset
genitive -isen -isten
-isien
partitive -ista/ä
-isia/ä
inessive -isessa/ä -isissa/ä
elative -isesta/ä -isista/ä
illative -iseen -isiin
adessive -isella/ä -isilla/ä
ablative -iselta/ä -isilta/ä
allative -iselle -isille
essive -isena/ä -isina/ä
translative -iseksi -isiksi
instructive -isin
abessive -isetta/ä -isitta/ä
comitative -isine-

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