karramarro

BasqueEdit

EtymologyEdit

Uncertain, possibly the m-reduplication of some unknown element. Alternatively, from Latin cammarus (lobster).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /karamaro/, [ka.ra.ma.ro̞]

NounEdit

karramarro anim

  1. crab
  2. dredge

DeclensionEdit

Declension of karramarro (animate, ending in vowel)
indefinite singular plural
absolutive karramarro karramarroa karramarroak
ergative karramarrok karramarroak karramarroek
dative karramarrori karramarroari karramarroei
genitive karramarroren karramarroaren karramarroen
comitative karramarrorekin karramarroarekin karramarroekin
causative karramarrorengatik karramarroarengatik karramarroengatik
benefactive karramarrorentzat karramarroarentzat karramarroentzat
instrumental karramarroz karramarroaz karramarroez
inessive karramarrorengan karramarroarengan karramarroengan
locative
allative karramarrorengana karramarroarengana karramarroengana
terminative karramarrorenganaino karramarroarenganaino karramarroenganaino
directive karramarrorenganantz karramarroarenganantz karramarroenganantz
destinative karramarrorenganako karramarroarenganako karramarroenganako
ablative karramarrorengandik karramarroarengandik karramarroengandik
partitive karramarrorik
prolative karramarrotzat

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • karramarro” in Euskaltzaindiaren Hiztegia, euskaltzaindia.eus
  • karramarro” in Orotariko Euskal Hiztegia, euskaltzaindia.eus