karhu

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *karhu.

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • IPA(key): [ˈkɑrxu]
  • Hyphenation: kar‧hu
  • Rhymes: -u

Noun[edit]

karhu

  1. bear in general.
  2. brown bear (Ursus arctos).

Declension[edit]

Inflection of karhu (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative karhu karhut
genitive karhun karhujen
partitive karhua karhuja
illative karhuun karhuihin
singular plural
nominative karhu karhut
accusative nom.? karhu karhut
gen. karhun
genitive karhun karhujen
partitive karhua karhuja
inessive karhussa karhuissa
elative karhusta karhuista
illative karhuun karhuihin
adessive karhulla karhuilla
ablative karhulta karhuilta
allative karhulleˣ karhuilleˣ
essive karhuna karhuina
translative karhuksi karhuiksi
instructive karhuin
abessive karhutta karhuitta
comitative karhuineen

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Ingrian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *karhu.

Noun[edit]

karhu ‎(genitive karhun, partitive karhua)

  1. bear

Declension[edit]