See also: eira and -eira

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish eirá, connected to Guaraní eíra (honey), a food the animal is fond of,[1] whence also Portuguese papa-mel, another vernacular name.)

Proper nounEdit

Eira f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Mustelidae – the tayra.

HypernymsEdit

HyponymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Mark Wainwright, Oscar Arias, The mammals of Costa Rica: a natural history and field guide (2007)

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From an Old Norse goddess of medicine, Eir, eir (relief).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈei̯rɑ/, [ˈe̞i̯rɑ]
  • Rhymes: -eirɑ
  • Syllabification: Ei‧ra

Proper nounEdit

Eira

  1. A female given name.
  2. A district of Helsinki, the site of a hospital named for the Old Norse goddess.

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of Eira (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative Eira Eirat
genitive Eiran Eirojen
partitive Eiraa Eiroja
illative Eiraan Eiroihin
singular plural
nominative Eira Eirat
accusative nom. Eira Eirat
gen. Eiran
genitive Eiran Eirojen
Eirainrare
partitive Eiraa Eiroja
inessive Eirassa Eiroissa
elative Eirasta Eiroista
illative Eiraan Eiroihin
adessive Eiralla Eiroilla
ablative Eiralta Eiroilta
allative Eiralle Eiroille
essive Eirana Eiroina
translative Eiraksi Eiroiksi
instructive Eiroin
abessive Eiratta Eiroitta
comitative Eiroineen
Possessive forms of Eira (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person Eirani Eiramme
2nd person Eirasi Eiranne
3rd person Eiransa