kotka

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Finnish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *kotka, from Proto-Finno-Permic *kočka. Cognates include Livvi kotku, Estonian kotkas, Northern Sami goaskin, Komi-Zyrian куч (kuč).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkotkɑ/, [ˈko̞t̪kɑ]
  • Rhymes: -otkɑ
  • Syllabification: kot‧ka

Noun[edit]

kotka

  1. eagle (any of several large carnivorous and carrion-eating birds in the family Accipitridae, having a powerful hooked bill and keen vision)
  2. golden eagle, Aquila chrysaetos

Declension[edit]

Inflection of kotka (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative kotka kotkat
genitive kotkan kotkien
partitive kotkaa kotkia
illative kotkaan kotkiin
singular plural
nominative kotka kotkat
accusative nom. kotka kotkat
gen. kotkan
genitive kotkan kotkien
kotkainrare
partitive kotkaa kotkia
inessive kotkassa kotkissa
elative kotkasta kotkista
illative kotkaan kotkiin
adessive kotkalla kotkilla
ablative kotkalta kotkilta
allative kotkalle kotkille
essive kotkana kotkina
translative kotkaksi kotkiksi
instructive kotkin
abessive kotkatta kotkitta
comitative kotkineen
Possessive forms of kotka (type koira)
possessor singular plural
1st person kotkani kotkamme
2nd person kotkasi kotkanne
3rd person kotkansa

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Karelian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *kotka, from Proto-Finno-Permic *kočka.

Noun[edit]

kotk/a (-an, -ua)

  1. eagle (any of several large carnivorous and carrion-eating birds in the family Accipitridae, having a powerful hooked bill and keen vision)

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

kot (cat) +‎ -ka

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɔt.ka/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

kotka f (diminutive koteczka, augmentative kocica, masculine kot)

  1. Diminutive of kocica; female cat
  2. (botany) catkin, ament
    Synonym: bazia

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

kotka m anim

  1. genitive/accusative singular of kotek

Further reading[edit]

  • kotka in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • kotka in Polish dictionaries at PWN