FinnishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Russian кана́ва (kanáva), from Polish kanał, from Italian canale, from Latin canalis, from canna, from Ancient Greek κάννα (kánna), from Akkadian 𒄀 (qanû, reed), from Sumerian 𒄀𒈾 (gi.na). Doublet of kanaali.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɑnɑʋɑ/, [ˈkɑnɑʋɑ]
  • Rhymes: -ɑnɑʋɑ
  • Syllabification: ka‧na‧va

NounEdit

 
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kanava

  1. canal (such as one used for irrigation)
  2. channel
  3. duct

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of kanava (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative kanava kanavat
genitive kanavan kanavien
partitive kanavaa kanavia
illative kanavaan kanaviin
singular plural
nominative kanava kanavat
accusative nom. kanava kanavat
gen. kanavan
genitive kanavan kanavien
kanavainrare
partitive kanavaa kanavia
inessive kanavassa kanavissa
elative kanavasta kanavista
illative kanavaan kanaviin
adessive kanavalla kanavilla
ablative kanavalta kanavilta
allative kanavalle kanaville
essive kanavana kanavina
translative kanavaksi kanaviksi
instructive kanavin
abessive kanavatta kanavitta
comitative kanavineen
Possessive forms of kanava (type koira)
possessor singular plural
1st person kanavani kanavamme
2nd person kanavasi kanavanne
3rd person kanavansa

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EtymologyEdit

From Russian кана́ва (kanáva).

NounEdit

kanava (genitive kanavaa, partitive [please provide])

  1. ditch, trench

InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

ReferencesEdit

  • "kanava" in Vadja keele sõnaraamat