vilkas

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Finnish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

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.

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Lithuanian[edit]

Vilkas

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vil̃kas m (plural vilkaĩ) stress pattern 4

  1. wolf

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Swedish[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

vilkas

  1. whose; genitive plural form of vilken