haara

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See also: håra and -håra

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *haara (compare Estonian haar, Ingrian haara, Karelian hoara, Votic aara). Possibly related to Proto-Finnic *hara (whence hara (harrow)).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈhɑːrɑ/, [ˈhɑːrɑ]
  • Rhymes: -ɑːrɑ
  • Syllabification: haa‧ra

Noun[edit]

haara

  1. branch (woody part of a tree arising from the trunk and usually dividing)
  2. branch (any of the parts of something that divides like the branch of a tree)
    sarven, kynttelikön tai rautatien haara
    branch of an antler, a chandelier, or a railway
  3. fork, bifurcation (place where a tree or other object divides into two)
  4. offshoot (that which develops from something else)
    rikollisjärjestön haaraoffshoot of a criminal organization
  5. (programming) branch

Declension[edit]

Inflection of haara (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative haara haarat
genitive haaran haarojen
partitive haaraa haaroja
illative haaraan haaroihin
singular plural
nominative haara haarat
accusative nom. haara haarat
gen. haaran
genitive haaran haarojen
haarainrare
partitive haaraa haaroja
inessive haarassa haaroissa
elative haarasta haaroista
illative haaraan haaroihin
adessive haaralla haaroilla
ablative haaralta haaroilta
allative haaralle haaroille
essive haarana haaroina
translative haaraksi haaroiksi
instructive haaroin
abessive haaratta haaroitta
comitative haaroineen
Possessive forms of haara (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person haarani haaramme
2nd person haarasi haaranne
3rd person haaransa

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Ingrian[edit]

Haaroja (1).
Haara (2).

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *haara. Cognates include Finnish haara and Estonian haar.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Ala-Laukaa, Soikkola) IPA(key): /ˈhɑːrɑ/
  • Hyphenation: haa‧ra

Noun[edit]

haara (genitive haaran, partitive haaraa)

  1. branch
  2. fork in the road

Declension[edit]

Declension of haara (type 3/kana, no gradation)
singular plural
nominative haara haarat
genitive haaran haaroin
partitive haaraa haaroja
illative haaraa haaroi
inessive haaras haarois
elative haarast haaroist
allative haaralle haaroille
adessive haaral haaroil
ablative haaralt haaroilt
translative haaraks haaroiks
essive haaranna
haaraan
haaroinna
haaroin
exessive1) haarant haaroint
1) obsolete
*) the accusative corresponds with either the genitive (sg) or nominative (pl)

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References[edit]

  • V. I. Junus (1936) Iƶoran Keelen Grammatikka[1], Leningrad: Riikin Ucebno-pedagogiceskoi Izdateljstva, page 17
  • Ruben E. Nirvi (1971) Inkeroismurteiden Sanakirja, Helsinki: Suomalais-Ugrilainen Seura, page 52

Oromo[edit]

Noun[edit]

haara

  1. smoke (of fire)