See also: kõrva

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *korva, from Proto-Uralic. Cognates include Estonian kõrv.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkorʋɑ/, [ˈko̞rʋɑ]
  • Rhymes: -orʋɑ
  • Syllabification: kor‧va

NounEdit

korva

  1. ear
  2. (archaic, dialectal) edge, border
  3. handle

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of korva (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative korva korvat
genitive korvan korvien
partitive korvaa korvia
illative korvaan korviin
singular plural
nominative korva korvat
accusative nom. korva korvat
gen. korvan
genitive korvan korvien
korvainrare
partitive korvaa korvia
inessive korvassa korvissa
elative korvasta korvista
illative korvaan korviin
adessive korvalla korvilla
ablative korvalta korvilta
allative korvalle korville
essive korvana korvina
translative korvaksi korviksi
instructive korvin
abessive korvatta korvitta
comitative korvineen
Possessive forms of korva (type koira)
possessor singular plural
1st person korvani korvamme
2nd person korvasi korvanne
3rd person korvansa

Derived termsEdit

CompoundsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Häkkinen, Kaisa (2004) Nykysuomen etymologinen sanakirja [Modern Finnish etymological dictionary] (in Finnish), Juva: WSOY, →ISBN

AnagramsEdit


IngrianEdit

NounEdit

korva

  1. ear

KarelianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *korva.

NounEdit

korva (genitive korvan, partitive korvua)

  1. ear