gorilla

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English[edit]

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A gorilla

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ancient Greek Γόριλλαι (Górillai, a tribe of hairy women), described by Hanno the Navigator, a Carthaginian navigator and possible visitor to the area that later became Sierra Leone.

Noun[edit]

gorilla (plural gorillas)

  1. The largest of the apes, native to the forests of central Africa, and known for its trait of knuckle-walking
  2. A big and brutish man or a thug; a goon or ruffian.

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gorilla m (plural gorilla's, diminutive gorillaatje n)

  1. gorilla

Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

gorilla

  1. gorilla

Declension[edit]

Inflection of gorilla (Kotus type 13/katiska, no gradation)
nominative gorilla gorillat
genitive gorillan gorilloiden
gorilloitten
gorillojen
partitive gorillaa gorilloita
gorilloja
illative gorillaan gorilloihin
singular plural
nominative gorilla gorillat
accusative nom.? gorilla gorillat
gen. gorillan
genitive gorillan gorilloiden
gorilloitten
gorillojen
gorillainrare
partitive gorillaa gorilloita
gorilloja
inessive gorillassa gorilloissa
elative gorillasta gorilloista
illative gorillaan gorilloihin
adessive gorillalla gorilloilla
ablative gorillalta gorilloilta
allative gorillalleˣ gorilloilleˣ
essive gorillana gorilloina
translative gorillaksi gorilloiksi
instructive gorilloin
abessive gorillatta gorilloitta
comitative gorilloineen

Hungarian[edit]

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Wikipedia hu

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡorilːɒ/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: go‧ril‧la

Noun[edit]

gorilla (plural gorillák)

  1. gorilla

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

gorilla m (invariable)

  1. gorilla

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Γόριλλαι (Górillai, a tribe of hairy women)

Noun[edit]

gorilla m (definite singular gorillaen, indefinite plural gorillaer, definite plural gorillaene)

  1. a gorilla

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Γόριλλαι (Górillai, a tribe of hairy women)

Noun[edit]

gorilla m (definite singular gorillaen, indefinite plural gorillaer or gorillaar, definite plural gorillaene or gorillaane)

  1. a gorilla

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

gorilla c

  1. gorilla

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