jalka

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Shortening of jalgpall.

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Noun[edit]

jalka ‎(genitive jalka, partitive jalkat)

  1. footie (colloquial word for football)

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This noun needs an inflection-table template.

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Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈjɑlkɑ/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: jal‧ka

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *jalka, from Proto-Finno-Ugric *jalka or *jïlka, from Proto-Uralic *jalka or *jïlka. Compare to Estonian jalg, Northern Sami juolgi, Ter Sami jill'ke, Hungarian gyalog, Mordovian jalgo and Mari jal.

Noun[edit]

jalka

  1. foot
    • Unlike most other nouns, jalka is often used in the instructive singular:
    Menin sinne jalan. = I went there by foot / on foot / afoot.
    jalankulkija = a pedestrian
  2. foot (unit of measure)
  3. leg
  4. the lower limb of a human
  5. base, pedestal
  6. (fungi) stipe

Declension[edit]

Inflection of jalka (Kotus type 9/kala, k- gradation)
nominative jalka jalat
genitive jalan jalkojen
partitive jalkaa jalkoja
illative jalkaan jalkoihin
singular plural
nominative jalka jalat
accusative nom. jalka jalat
gen. jalan
genitive jalan jalkojen
jalkainrare
partitive jalkaa jalkoja
inessive jalassa jaloissa
elative jalasta jaloista
illative jalkaan jalkoihin
adessive jalalla jaloilla
ablative jalalta jaloilta
allative jalalle jaloille
essive jalkana jalkoina
translative jalaksi jaloiksi
instructive jalan jaloin
abessive jalatta jaloitta
comitative jalkoineen

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Ingrian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *jalka, from Proto-Finno-Ugric *jalka, same as Estonian jalg, Northern Sami juolgi and Hungarian gyalog.

Noun[edit]

jalka ‎(genitive jalan, partitive jalkaa)

  1. leg

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Karelian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *jalka, from Proto-Finno-Ugric *jalka, same as Estonian jalg, Northern Sami juolgi and Hungarian gyalog.

Noun[edit]

jalka ‎(genitive [please provide], partitive [please provide])

  1. leg

Votic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *jalka, from Proto-Finno-Ugric *jalka, same as Estonian jalg, Northern Sami juolgi and Hungarian gyalog.

Noun[edit]

jalka ‎(genitive jalgaa, partitive jalkaa)

  1. leg

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References[edit]

  • "jalka" in Vadja keele sõnaraamat