jalka

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Estonian[edit]

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jalka (genitive jalka, partitive jalkat)

  1. footie (colloquial word for football)

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Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: jal‧ka
  • IPA(key): [ˈjɑlkɑ]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *jalka, from Proto-Finno-Ugric *jalka or *jïlka, from Proto-Uralic *jalka or *jïlka. Compare to Estonian jalg, Northern Sami juolgi, Ter Sami jill'ke, Hungarian gyalog, Mordovian jalgo and Mari jal.

Noun[edit]

jalka

  1. foot
    • Unlike most other nouns, jalka is often used in the instructive singular:
    Menin sinne jalan. = I went there by foot / on foot / afoot.
    jalankulkija = a pedestrian
  2. foot (unit of measure)
  3. leg
  4. the lower limb of a human
  5. base, pedestal
  6. (fungi) stipe

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Ingrian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *jalka, from Proto-Finno-Ugric *jalka, same as Estonian jalg, Northern Sami juolgi and Hungarian gyalog.

Noun[edit]

jalka (genitive jalan, partitive jalkaa)

  1. leg

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Karelian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *jalka, from Proto-Finno-Ugric *jalka, same as Estonian jalg, Northern Sami juolgi and Hungarian gyalog.

Noun[edit]

jalka

  1. leg

Votic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *jalka, from Proto-Finno-Ugric *jalka, same as Estonian jalg, Northern Sami juolgi and Hungarian gyalog.

Noun[edit]

jalka (genitive jalga, partitive jalkaa)

  1. leg

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