EstonianEdit

NounEdit

kakku

  1. illative singular of kagu

FinnishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *kakku, borrowed either from Proto-Norse *ᚲᚨᚲᛟ (*kakō, cake (of bread)) or earlier Proto-Germanic *kakǭ; compare modern Swedish kaka and Estonian kakk (loaf of white bread).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɑkːu/, [ˈkɑkːu]
  • Rhymes: -ɑkːu
  • Syllabification(key): kak‧ku

NounEdit

kakku

  1. cake
  2. (figuratively) pie (whole of wealth or resource)
  3. Short for hunajakakku.
  4. (slang) bit (prison sentence)

Usage notesEdit

  • (cake): Tends to refer to larger cakes served in slices. Small, individual cakes tend to be called leivos or pikkuleipä, but may also be called kakku, particularly in compounds.

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of kakku (Kotus type 1*A/valo, kk-k gradation)
nominative kakku kakut
genitive kakun kakkujen
partitive kakkua kakkuja
illative kakkuun kakkuihin
singular plural
nominative kakku kakut
accusative nom. kakku kakut
gen. kakun
genitive kakun kakkujen
partitive kakkua kakkuja
inessive kakussa kakuissa
elative kakusta kakuista
illative kakkuun kakkuihin
adessive kakulla kakuilla
ablative kakulta kakuilta
allative kakulle kakuille
essive kakkuna kakkuina
translative kakuksi kakuiksi
instructive kakuin
abessive kakutta kakuitta
comitative kakkuineen
Possessive forms of kakku (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person kakkuni kakkumme
2nd person kakkusi kakkunne
3rd person kakkunsa

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GreenlandicEdit

PronounEdit

kakku (demonstrative)

  1. plural of kanna; those down a medial distance.

IngrianEdit

 
Kakkuloja.

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *kakku. Cognates include Finnish kakku and Estonian kakk.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kakku

  1. flatbread

DeclensionEdit

Declension of kakku (type 4/koivu, kk-k gradation)
singular plural
nominative kakku kakut
genitive kakun kakkuin, kakkuloin
partitive kakkua kakkuja, kakkuloja
illative kakkuu kakkui, kakkuloihe
inessive kakus kakkuis, kakkulois
elative kakust kakkuist, kakkuloist
allative kakulle kakkuille, kakkuloille
adessive kakul kakkuil, kakkuloil
ablative kakult kakkuilt, kakkuloilt
translative kakuks kakkuiks, kakkuloiks
essive kakkunna, kakkuun kakkuinna, kakkuloinna, kakkuin, kakkuloin
exessive1) kakkunt kakkuint, kakkuloint
1) obsolete
*) the accusative corresponds with either the genitive (sg) or nominative (pl)
**) the comitative is formed by adding the suffix -ka? or -kä? to the genitive.

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Ruben E. Nirvi (1971) Inkeroismurteiden Sanakirja, Helsinki: Suomalais-Ugrilainen Seura, page 125

VoticEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *kakku.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Luuditsa, Liivtšülä) IPA(key): /ˈkɑkːu/, [ˈkɑkːu]
  • Rhymes: -ɑkːu
  • Hyphenation: kak‧ku

NounEdit

kakku

  1. flatbread, bread, pancake

InflectionEdit

Declension of kakku (type II/võrkko, kk-k gradation)
singular plural
nominative kakku kakud
genitive kaku kakkuje, kakkujõ, kakkui
partitive kakkua kakkuitõ, kakkui
illative kakku, kakkusõ kakkuje, kakkujõ, kakkuisõ
inessive kakuz kakkuiz
elative kakussõ kakkuissõ
allative kakulõ kakkuilõ
adessive kakullõ kakkuillõ
ablative kakultõ kakkuiltõ
translative kakussi kakkuissi
*) the accusative corresponds with either the genitive (sg) or nominative (pl)
**) the terminative is formed by adding the suffix -ssaa to the short illative or the genitive.
***) the comitative is formed by adding the suffix -ka to the genitive.

ReferencesEdit

  • V. Hallap, E. Adler, S. Grünberg, M. Leppik (2012), “kakku”, in Vadja keele sõnaraamat [A dictionary of the Votic language], 2 edition, Tallinn