Kolkata

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Bengali কলকাতা (kôlkata); further etymology disputed. More on the Wikipedia page.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Kolkata

  1. The capital city of West Bengal, India, formerly known in English as Calcutta.

Synonyms[edit]

Translations[edit]


Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Bengali.

Proper noun[edit]

Kolkata

  1. Kolkata (the capital city of West Bengal, India)

Usage notes[edit]

The former Finnish name Kalkutta is still widely used and is considered acceptable in Finnish.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Kolkata (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative Kolkata
genitive Kolkatan
partitive Kolkataa
illative Kolkataan
singular plural
nominative Kolkata
accusative nom. Kolkata
gen. Kolkatan
genitive Kolkatan
partitive Kolkataa
inessive Kolkatassa
elative Kolkatasta
illative Kolkataan
adessive Kolkatalla
ablative Kolkatalta
allative Kolkatalle
essive Kolkatana
translative Kolkataksi
instructive
abessive Kolkatatta
comitative
Possessive forms of Kolkata (type koira)
possessor singular plural
1st person Kolkatani Kolkatamme
2nd person Kolkatasi Kolkatanne
3rd person Kolkatansa