kunta

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse kunta, from Proto-Germanic *kuntōn.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kunta f (genitive singular kuntu, plural kuntur)

  1. (vulgar, obscene) cunt

Declension[edit]

f1 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative kunta kuntan kuntur kunturnar
Accusative kuntu kuntuna kuntur kunturnar
Dative kuntu kuntuni kuntum kuntunum
Genitive kuntu kuntunnar kunta kuntanna

Finnish[edit]

(index ku)

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finno-Ugric *kunta. Cognates include Hungarian had.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈkun̪t̪ɑ]
  • Rhymes: -untɑ
  • Hyphenation: kun‧ta

Noun[edit]

Finnish Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia fi

kunta

  1. municipality
  2. as headword of a compound term indicates a community or group; corps.
    henkilö (person) → henkilökunta (staff)
    ihminen (human) → ihmiskunta (humankind)
    kalastus (fishing) → kalastuskunta (fishery board)
    kansa (people) → kansakunta (nation)
    kivi (stone) → kivikunta (mineral kingdom)
    veli (brother) → veljeskunta (fraternity)
    äänestäjä (voter) → äänestäjäkunta (electorate)
    palo (fire) → palokunta (fire brigade)
    seurakunta (parish)
  3. as headword of a compound indicates an administrative area:
    hiippa (mitre) → hiippakunta (diocese)
    kihlakunta (hundred, as an administrative division)
    maa (land) → maakunta (province)
  4. as headword of a compound term indicates an approximate number. Normally only combined with 10, 100 and 1000.
    kymmenen (ten) → kymmenkunta (about ten)
  5. (taxonomy) kingdom
  6. (mathematics, set theory) field

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse kunta, from Proto-Germanic *kuntōn, cognate with English cunt.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kunta f (genitive singular kuntu, nominative plural kuntur)

  1. (vulgar) cunt

Declension[edit]


Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *kuntōn, whence also Middle English cunte (English cunt), Middle Low German kunte (all meaning “cunt”), Dutch kont (arse).

Noun[edit]

kunta f (genitive kuntu, plural kuntur)

  1. cunt

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]


Wanyi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Related to Garawa kunda (tree).

Noun[edit]

kunta

  1. tree

References[edit]

  • Mary Laughren, Rob Pensalfini, Tom Mylne, Accounting for verb-initial order in an Australian language, in Verb First: On the syntax of verb-initial languages (2005)