karja

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *karja, suspected to be a loan from Proto-Germanic *harjaz. Cognate to Estonian kari, Livonian kōra, and possibly Swedish här.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

karja

  1. cattle (domesticated bovine animals); sometimes with a specifier: nautakarja, lehmikarja
  2. other domesticated animals kept for food; in this sense usually with a specifier: siipikarja, porokarja etc.
  3. stock, livestock (farm animals; animals domesticated for cultivation collectively)
  4. (rare) herd, flock
    Sata teertä yhdessä karjassa.
    One hundred grouses in one flock.
  5. (figuratively) wild animals used for food
    veden karja = the fish
    metsän karja, Tapion karja = the game

Declension[edit]

Inflection of karja (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative karja karjat
genitive karjan karjojen
partitive karjaa karjoja
illative karjaan karjoihin
singular plural
nominative karja karjat
accusative nom. karja karjat
gen. karjan
genitive karjan karjojen
karjainrare
partitive karjaa karjoja
inessive karjassa karjoissa
elative karjasta karjoista
illative karjaan karjoihin
adessive karjalla karjoilla
ablative karjalta karjoilta
allative karjalle karjoille
essive karjana karjoina
translative karjaksi karjoiksi
instructive karjoin
abessive karjatta karjoitta
comitative karjoineen

Derived terms[edit]


Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

kar +‎ -ja ‎(possessive suffix)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈkɒrjɒ]
  • Hyphenation: kar‧ja

Noun[edit]

karja

  1. third-person singular (single possession) possessive of kar

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative karja
accusative karját
dative karjának
instrumental karjával
causal-final karjáért
translative karjává
terminative karjáig
essive-formal karjaként
essive-modal karjául
inessive karjában
superessive karján
adessive karjánál
illative karjába
sublative karjára
allative karjához
elative karjából
delative karjáról
ablative karjától

Votic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

karja ‎(genitive karjaa, partitive [please provide])

  1. pasture

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

References[edit]

  • "karja" in Vadja keele sõnaraamat