ilves

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Estonian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *ilbes.

Noun[edit]

ilves (genitive ilvese, partitive ilvest)

  1. Eurasian lynx (Lynx lynx)
  2. lynx

Inflection[edit]


Finnish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *ilbes.

Noun[edit]

ilves

  1. lynx (any of the four species in genus Lynx)
  2. Eurasian lynx (Lynx lynx)

Inflection[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

The species Lynx lynx is the only one naturally occurring in Finland. In some texts it is called euraasialainen ilves in order to avoid confusion with the other species.


Karelian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *ilbes.

Noun[edit]

ilves (genitive ilveksen, partitive ilvesty)

  1. lynx

Võro[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *ilbes.

Noun[edit]

ilves (genitive ilvese or ilvesse, partitive ilvest)

  1. lynx

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.