keila

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See also: keilá

Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkei̯lɑ/, [ˈke̞i̯lɑ]
  • Rhymes: -eilɑ
  • Syllabification(key): kei‧la

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Swedish kägla, itself from Middle Low German kegel, probably ultimately from Proto-Germanic *kagilaz. See German Kegel for further etymology.

Noun[edit]

keila

  1. pin, tenpin (bottle-shaped target used in tenpin bowling)
  2. beam (of light etc.)
  3. fan (topological feature)
Declension[edit]
Inflection of keila (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative keila keilat
genitive keilan keilojen
partitive keilaa keiloja
illative keilaan keiloihin
singular plural
nominative keila keilat
accusative nom. keila keilat
gen. keilan
genitive keilan keilojen
keilainrare
partitive keilaa keiloja
inessive keilassa keiloissa
elative keilasta keiloista
illative keilaan keiloihin
adessive keilalla keiloilla
ablative keilalta keiloilta
allative keilalle keiloille
essive keilana keiloina
translative keilaksi keiloiksi
instructive keiloin
abessive keilatta keiloitta
comitative keiloineen
Possessive forms of keila (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person keilani keilamme
2nd person keilasi keilanne
3rd person keilansa

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Icelandic keila.

Noun[edit]

keila

  1. cusk, Brosme brosme (marine fish)
Declension[edit]
Inflection of keila (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative keila keilat
genitive keilan keilojen
partitive keilaa keiloja
illative keilaan keiloihin
singular plural
nominative keila keilat
accusative nom. keila keilat
gen. keilan
genitive keilan keilojen
keilainrare
partitive keilaa keiloja
inessive keilassa keiloissa
elative keilasta keiloista
illative keilaan keiloihin
adessive keilalla keiloilla
ablative keilalta keiloilta
allative keilalle keiloille
essive keilana keiloina
translative keilaksi keiloiksi
instructive keiloin
abessive keilatta keiloitta
comitative keiloineen
Possessive forms of keila (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person keilani keilamme
2nd person keilasi keilanne
3rd person keilansa

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Icelandic[edit]

keila

Etymology[edit]

Uncertain. Related to Norwegian keila (channel), Middle Low German kēl (narrow bay). Perhaps ultimately related to Proto-Indo-European *ǵeyH- (to break open, germinate). Also related to Icelandic kíll (ditch, wedge).[1][2]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

keila f (genitive singular keilu, nominative plural keilur)

  1. (geometry) cone (solid of revolution)
  2. bowling pin, tenpin
  3. torsk, cusk (Brosme brosme)

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (2003) A Handbook of Germanic Etymology[1], Leiden: Brill, →ISBN, page 208
  2. ^ “keila” in: Ásgeir Blöndal MagnússonÍslensk orðsifjabók, 1st edition, 2nd printing (1989). Reykjavík, Orðabók Háskólans, page 452.

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