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Nostaa (Verb type1)


  1. to lift, raise, elevate
  2. to hoist (to raise or lift to a desired elevation, e.g. sails or a flag)
  3. to push up
  4. to draw, withdraw (to extract money from an account)
  5. to take out (loan)
  6. (nautical) to haul (to sail closer to the wind)
  7. to harvest (something grown underground, such as potatoes)
  8. to fade in
  9. (law) to take legal action
    nostaa kanne ― to bring proceedings, bring an action, sue
    nostaa syyte ― to prosecute (start criminal proceedings against)
  10. to release, depress (a pedal, button, etc.)
  11. (card games) to draw (take the top card of a deck into hand)


Indicative Conjugations

The present, imperfect, perfect, and pluperfect (past perfect) tenses in English correspond to "speaks", "spoke", "has spoken", and "had spoken".

Conditional Conjugations

The conditional present and perfect moods in English typically correspond to "would" and "would have".