kalju

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Related to Finnish kallio.

Noun[edit]

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

  1. rock, boulder

Declension[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.


Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A derivative from a root √kalja- (compare kaljama), of either Germanic (compare Old High German hāli ‎(smooth, slippery)) or Baltic origin (compare Lithuanian gàle ‎(thin layer of ice)). An identical derivative in Karelian has the meaning "skull".

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

kalju ‎(comparative kaljumpi, superlative kaljuin)

  1. bald
    • kalju miesbald man

Declension[edit]

Inflection of kalju (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative kalju kaljut
genitive kaljun kaljujen
partitive kaljua kaljuja
illative kaljuun kaljuihin
singular plural
nominative kalju kaljut
accusative nom. kalju kaljut
gen. kaljun
genitive kaljun kaljujen
partitive kaljua kaljuja
inessive kaljussa kaljuissa
elative kaljusta kaljuista
illative kaljuun kaljuihin
adessive kaljulla kaljuilla
ablative kaljulta kaljuilta
allative kaljulle kaljuille
essive kaljuna kaljuina
translative kaljuksi kaljuiksi
instructive kaljuin
abessive kaljutta kaljuitta
comitative kaljuine

Noun[edit]

kalju

  1. bald person, baldy
  2. hairless spot on head

Declension[edit]

Inflection of kalju (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative kalju kaljut
genitive kaljun kaljujen
partitive kaljua kaljuja
illative kaljuun kaljuihin
singular plural
nominative kalju kaljut
accusative nom. kalju kaljut
gen. kaljun
genitive kaljun kaljujen
partitive kaljua kaljuja
inessive kaljussa kaljuissa
elative kaljusta kaljuista
illative kaljuun kaljuihin
adessive kaljulla kaljuilla
ablative kaljulta kaljuilta
allative kaljulle kaljuille
essive kaljuna kaljuina
translative kaljuksi kaljuiksi
instructive kaljuin
abessive kaljutta kaljuitta
comitative kaljuineen