kahle

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Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɑhleˣ/, [ˈkɑxle̞(ʔ)]

Etymology 1[edit]

From earlier *kahleh, cognate with Karelian kahleh (shackle, burden), Ingrian kahle (shackle, chain). Proposed to be either a further development of etymology 2,[1] or derived from Germanic (compare haahla (trammel hook) from Proto-Germanic *hanhlō)[2].

Noun[edit]

kahle

  1. shackle
Declension[edit]
Inflection of kahle (Kotus type 48/hame, no gradation)
nominative kahle kahleet
genitive kahleen kahleiden
kahleitten
partitive kahletta kahleita
illative kahleeseen kahleisiin
kahleihin
singular plural
nominative kahle kahleet
accusative nom. kahle kahleet
gen. kahleen
genitive kahleen kahleiden
kahleitten
partitive kahletta kahleita
inessive kahleessa kahleissa
elative kahleesta kahleista
illative kahleeseen kahleisiin
kahleihin
adessive kahleella kahleilla
ablative kahleelta kahleilta
allative kahleelle kahleille
essive kahleena kahleina
translative kahleeksi kahleiksi
instructive kahlein
abessive kahleetta kahleitta
comitative kahleineen
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From kahlata (to wade) +‎ -e. Cognates include dialectal Estonian kahle (attachment point for a rope in a seine), perhaps Livonian kōļ (strap).

Noun[edit]

kahle

  1. (dialectal) the open end of a dragnet or seine

References[edit]

  1. ^ Itkonen, Erkki; Kulonen, Ulla-Maija, editors (1992–2000) Suomen sanojen alkuperä [The origin of Finnish words] (in Finnish), Helsinki: Institute for the Languages of Finland/Finnish Literature Society, →ISBN
  2. ^ Kylstra, A.D.; Hahmo, Sirkka-Liisa; Hofstra, Tette; Nikkilä, Otto. 1991–2012. Lexicon der älteren germanischen Lehnwörter in den ostseefinnischen Sprachen. Amsterdam: Rodopi.

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German[edit]

Adjective[edit]

kahle

  1. inflection of kahl:
    1. strong/mixed nominative/accusative feminine singular
    2. strong nominative/accusative plural
    3. weak nominative all-gender singular
    4. weak accusative feminine/neuter singular

Zulu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ka- +‎ -hle.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

kahlé

  1. nicely, well, properly
  2. carefully, slowly, gently

Interjection[edit]

kahle (to one person, to multiple people kahleni)

  1. wait a moment, hold on
  2. don't [+infinitive]
    Synonym: musa

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