kalju

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Finnish kallio.

Noun[edit]

kalju (??? please provide the genitive and partitive!)

  1. rock, boulder

Declension[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.


Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A derivative from a root √kalja- (compare kaljama), of either Germanic (compare Old High German hāli (smooth, slippery)) or Baltic origin (compare Lithuanian gàle (thin layer of ice)). An identical derivative in Karelian has the meaning "skull".

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

kalju (comparative kaljumpi, superlative kaljuin)

  1. bald
    • kalju miesbald man

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

kalju

  1. bald person, baldy
  2. hairless spot on head

Declension[edit]