FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Blanfordin (Blanford's) +‎ kettu (fox); calque of "Blanford's fox" named in honour of William Thomas Blanford

NounEdit

blanfordinkettu

  1. Blanford's fox, Vulpes cana (small fox found in certain regions of the Middle East)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of blanfordinkettu (Kotus type 1/valo, tt-t gradation)
nominative blanfordinkettu blanfordinketut
genitive blanfordinketun blanfordinkettujen
partitive blanfordinkettua blanfordinkettuja
illative blanfordinkettuun blanfordinkettuihin
singular plural
nominative blanfordinkettu blanfordinketut
accusative nom. blanfordinkettu blanfordinketut
gen. blanfordinketun
genitive blanfordinketun blanfordinkettujen
partitive blanfordinkettua blanfordinkettuja
inessive blanfordinketussa blanfordinketuissa
elative blanfordinketusta blanfordinketuista
illative blanfordinkettuun blanfordinkettuihin
adessive blanfordinketulla blanfordinketuilla
ablative blanfordinketulta blanfordinketuilta
allative blanfordinketulle blanfordinketuille
essive blanfordinkettuna blanfordinkettuina
translative blanfordinketuksi blanfordinketuiksi
instructive blanfordinketuin
abessive blanfordinketutta blanfordinketuitta
comitative blanfordinkettuineen
Possessive forms of blanfordinkettu (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person blanfordinkettuni blanfordinkettumme
2nd person blanfordinkettusi blanfordinkettunne
3rd person blanfordinkettunsa

SynonymsEdit

  • mustatäpläkettu (proposed in 2008 by a committee that made an effort to invent Finnish names for all mammals and update a number of existing ones)

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