cunningham

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Named after its inventor, Briggs Cunningham.

Noun[edit]

cunningham (plural cunninghams)

  1. (nautical) A downhaul located at the tack of a sail, used for tightening the luff.

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unadapted borrowing from English cunningham.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkunːiŋhɑm/, [ˈkunːiŋhɑm]
  • IPA(key): /ˈkɑniŋhæm/, [ˈkɑniŋhæm]

Noun[edit]

cunningham

  1. (nautical) cunningham

Declension[edit]

Inflection of cunningham (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative cunningham cunninghamit
genitive cunninghamin cunninghamien
partitive cunninghamia cunninghameja
illative cunninghamiin cunninghameihin
singular plural
nominative cunningham cunninghamit
accusative nom. cunningham cunninghamit
gen. cunninghamin
genitive cunninghamin cunninghamien
partitive cunninghamia cunninghameja
inessive cunninghamissa cunninghameissa
elative cunninghamista cunninghameista
illative cunninghamiin cunninghameihin
adessive cunninghamilla cunninghameilla
ablative cunninghamilta cunninghameilta
allative cunninghamille cunninghameille
essive cunninghamina cunninghameina
translative cunninghamiksi cunninghameiksi
instructive cunninghamein
abessive cunninghamitta cunninghameitta
comitative cunninghameineen
Possessive forms of cunningham (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person cunninghamini cunninghamimme
2nd person cunninghamisi cunninghaminne
3rd person cunninghaminsa

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