iglu

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See also: Iglu, iglù, and iglú

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

iglu (plural iglus)

  1. Archaic form of igloo.

Anagrams[edit]


Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

iglu

  1. igloo

Declension[edit]

Inflection of iglu (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative iglu iglut
genitive iglun iglujen
partitive iglua igluja
illative igluun igluihin
singular plural
nominative iglu iglut
accusative nom. iglu iglut
gen. iglun
genitive iglun iglujen
partitive iglua igluja
inessive iglussa igluissa
elative iglusta igluista
illative igluun igluihin
adessive iglulla igluilla
ablative iglulta igluilta
allative iglulle igluille
essive igluna igluina
translative igluksi igluiksi
instructive igluin
abessive iglutta igluitta
comitative igluineen
Possessive forms of iglu (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person igluni iglumme
2nd person iglusi iglunne
3rd person iglunsa

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

An Internationalism via English igloo,[1] from Inuktitut ᐃᒡᓗ (iglu, house, building (of any kind)), from Proto-Inuit *ǝɣlu, from Proto-Eskimo *ǝŋlu.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈiɡlu]
  • Hyphenation: ig‧lu
  • Rhymes: -lu

Noun[edit]

iglu (plural igluk)

  1. igloo (a dome-shaped Inuit shelter, constructed of blocks cut from snow)

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative iglu igluk
accusative iglut iglukat
dative iglunak igluknak
instrumental igluval iglukkal
causal-final igluért iglukért
translative igluvá iglukká
terminative igluig iglukig
essive-formal igluként iglukként
essive-modal
inessive igluban iglukban
superessive iglun iglukon
adessive iglunál igluknál
illative igluba iglukba
sublative iglura iglukra
allative igluhoz iglukhoz
elative igluból iglukból
delative igluról iglukról
ablative iglutól igluktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
iglué igluké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
igluéi iglukéi
Possessive forms of iglu
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. iglum igluim
2nd person sing. iglud igluid
3rd person sing. igluja iglui
1st person plural iglunk igluink
2nd person plural iglutok igluitok
3rd person plural iglujuk igluik

References[edit]

  1. ^ iglu in Tótfalusi, István. Magyar etimológiai nagyszótár (’Hungarian Comprehensive Dictionary of Etymology’). Budapest: Arcanum Adatbázis, 2001; Arcanum DVD Könyvtár →ISBN

Inuktitut[edit]

Noun[edit]

iglu (dual igluuk, plural iglut)

  1. Latin spelling of ᐃᒡᓗ (iglu)

Inupiaq[edit]

Noun[edit]

iglu (dual igluk, plural iglut)

  1. house (North Slope)
    Igluga Utqiaġviŋmi ittuq.
    My house is in Utqiaġvik.
  2. beaver dam (Malimiut, Seward Peninsula)
    Qiñiqtugut iglunik.
    We saw a beaver dam.

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈiɡ.lu/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -iɡlu
  • Syllabification: ig‧lu

Noun[edit]

iglu n (indeclinable)

  1. Alternative spelling of igloo

Further reading[edit]

  • iglu in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • iglu in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pt

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Rhymes: -u
  • Hyphenation: i‧glu

Noun[edit]

iglu m (plural iglus)

  1. igloo (Inuit snow house)

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French iglou.

Noun[edit]

iglu n (plural igluuri)

  1. igloo

Declension[edit]