Rebekka

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Danish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Rebekka

  1. Rebekah. (biblical character)
  2. A female given name, cognate to Rebecca, and today often spelled so.

Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew רִבְקָה ‎(Riḇqāh, enchantingly beautiful, captivating, snare).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Rebekka

  1. Rebekah (biblical character)
  2. A female given name, cognate to Rebecca

Usage notes[edit]

Matronymics

  • son of Rebekka: Rebekkuson
  • daughter of Rebekka: Rebekkudóttir

Declension[edit]

Declension of Rebekka (singular indefinite only)
f1s indef singular
indefinite
nominative Rebekka
accusative Rebekku
dative Rebekku
genitive Rebekku

Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈrebekːɑ]
  • Hyphenation: Re‧bek‧ka

Proper noun[edit]

Rebekka

  1. Rebekah (biblical character)
  2. A female given name of biblical origin, cognate to English Rebecca.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Rebekka (Kotus type 14/solakka, kk-k gradation)
nominative Rebekka Rebekat
genitive Rebekan Rebekoiden
Rebekoitten
Rebekkojen
partitive Rebekkaa Rebekoita
Rebekkoja
illative Rebekkaan Rebekoihin
Rebekkoihin
singular plural
nominative Rebekka Rebekat
accusative nom. Rebekka Rebekat
gen. Rebekan
genitive Rebekan Rebekoiden
Rebekoitten
Rebekkojen
Rebekkainrare
partitive Rebekkaa Rebekoita
Rebekkoja
inessive Rebekassa Rebekoissa
elative Rebekasta Rebekoista
illative Rebekkaan Rebekoihin
Rebekkoihin
adessive Rebekalla Rebekoilla
ablative Rebekalta Rebekoilta
allative Rebekalle Rebekoille
essive Rebekkana Rebekkoina
translative Rebekaksi Rebekoiksi
instructive Rebekoin
abessive Rebekatta Rebekoitta
comitative Rebekkoineen

German[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Rebekka

  1. Rebekah (biblical character)
  2. A female given name, cognate to Rebecca, and today often spelled so.

Norwegian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Rebekka

  1. Rebekah (biblical character)
  2. A female given name, cognate to Rebecca, and today often spelled so.