See also: Karhu

FinnishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *karhu.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɑrhu/, [ˈkɑrhu]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɑrhu
  • Syllabification: kar‧hu

NounEdit

karhu

  1. bear (large omnivorous mammal of the family Ursidae)
  2. brown bear, Ursus arctos
  3. (finance) bear (investor who sells in anticipation of falling prices)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of karhu (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative karhu karhut
genitive karhun karhujen
partitive karhua karhuja
illative karhuun karhuihin
singular plural
nominative karhu karhut
accusative nom. karhu karhut
gen. karhun
genitive karhun karhujen
partitive karhua karhuja
inessive karhussa karhuissa
elative karhusta karhuista
illative karhuun karhuihin
adessive karhulla karhuilla
ablative karhulta karhuilta
allative karhulle karhuille
essive karhuna karhuina
translative karhuksi karhuiksi
instructive karhuin
abessive karhutta karhuitta
comitative karhuineen
Possessive forms of karhu (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person karhuni karhumme
2nd person karhusi karhunne
3rd person karhunsa

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IngrianEdit

 
Karhu.

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *karhu. Cognates include Finnish karhu and Estonian karu.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

karhu (genitive karhun, partitive karhua)

  1. bear
    • 1936, N. A. Iljin and V. I. Junus, Bukvari iƶoroin șkouluja vart, Leningrad: Riikin Ucebno-pedagogiceskoi Izdateljstva, page 29:
      A täs ono karhu.
      And here is a bear.

DeclensionEdit

Declension of karhu (type 4/koivu, no gradation)
singular plural
nominative karhu karhut
genitive karhun karhuin, karhuloin
partitive karhua karhuja, karhuloja
illative karhuu karhuihe, karhuloihe
inessive karhuus karhuis, karhulois
elative karhust karhuist, karhuloist
allative karhulle karhuille, karhuloille
adessive karhuul karhuil, karhuloil
ablative karhult karhuilt, karhuloilt
translative karhuks karhuiks, karhuloiks
essive karhunna
karhuun
karhuinna, karhuloinna
karhuin, karhuloin
exessive1) karhunt karhuint, karhuloint
1) obsolete
*) the accusative corresponds with either the genitive (sg) or nominative (pl)
Chernyavskij's declension of karhu
singular plural
nominative karhu karhut
genitive karhun karhuloin
partitive karhua karhuloja
illative karhuu karhuloihe
inessive karhuuz karhuloiz
elative karhust karhuloist
allative karhulle karhuloille
adessive karhuul karhuloil
ablative karhult karhuloilt
translative karhuks karhuloiks
essive karhuun karhuloin
*) the accusative corresponds with either the genitive (sg) or nominative (pl)

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • V. I. Junus (1936) Iƶoran Keelen Grammatikka[1], Leningrad: Riikin Ucebno-pedagogiceskoi Izdateljstva, page 61
  • Ruben E. Nirvi (1971) Inkeroismurteiden Sanakirja, Helsinki: Suomalais-Ugrilainen Seura, page 136
  • Vitalij Chernyavskij (2005) Ižoran keel (Ittseopastaja)[2], page 111
  • Olga I. Konkova; Nikita A. Dyachinkov (2014) Inkeroin Keel: Пособие по Ижорскому Языку[3], →ISBN, page 80