kettu

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Faroese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈt͡ʃʰɛʰtːʊ/

Noun[edit]

kettu

  1. accusative singular of ketta
  2. dative singular of ketta
  3. genitive singular of ketta

Finnish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Derived from the archaic noun kesi (skin), probably because of the importance of the fox as a skin and fur animal.

Noun[edit]

kettu

  1. red fox (Vulpes vulpes)
  2. fox (any member of the genus Vulpes)
  3. fox (cunning person)
  4. (swearword) An euphemism for vittu (cunt).

Declension[edit]

Inflection of kettu (Kotus type 1/valo, tt-t gradation)
nominative kettu ketut
genitive ketun kettujen
partitive kettua kettuja
illative kettuun kettuihin
singular plural
nominative kettu ketut
accusative nom.? kettu ketut
gen. ketun
genitive ketun kettujen
partitive kettua kettuja
inessive ketussa ketuissa
elative ketusta ketuista
illative kettuun kettuihin
adessive ketulla ketuilla
ablative ketulta ketuilta
allative ketulleˣ ketuilleˣ
essive kettuna kettuina
translative ketuksi ketuiksi
instructive ketuin
abessive ketutta ketuitta
comitative kettuineen

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See also[edit]

  • fennekki (fennec, Vulpes zerda)
  • korsakki (corsac fox, steppe fox, Vulpes corsac)

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