vilkas

FinnishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

vilkas (comparative vilkkaampi, superlative vilkkain)

  1. lively, vivacious, perky (living thing)
    Koiramme on aina niin vilkas.
    Our dog is always so lively.
  2. vivid (imagination)
    Sinullapa on vilkas mielikuvitus!
    Well you seem to have a vivid imagination!
  3. quick, fast
    luikkia vilkkaasti pakoon
    to scurry off quickly
  4. busy, heavy (traffic)
    Helsingissä on aina vilkas liikenne.
    The traffic is always busy in Helsinki.

DeclensionEdit


LithuanianEdit

Vilkas

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *wilkas (compare Latvian vilks, Old Prussian wilkis, Old Church Slavonic влькъ (vlĭkŭ)), from Proto-Indo-European *wĺ̥kʷos.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

vil̃kas m (plural vilkaĩ) stress pattern 4

  1. wolf

DeclensionEdit


SwedishEdit

PronounEdit

vilkas

  1. whose; genitive plural form of vilken
Last modified on 24 February 2014, at 02:30