kurki

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Finnish[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Uralic *karke, itself an onomatopoeic word. Cognates include Estonian kurg and Northern Sami guorga.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈkurki]
  • Rhymes: -urki
  • Hyphenation: kur‧ki

Noun[edit]

kurki

  1. crane, Grus grus (large wading bird)
  2. Any bird of the family Gruidae, the cranes.
Declension[edit]
Inflection of kurki (Kotus type 7/ovi, k-j gradation)
nominative kurki kurjet
genitive kurjen kurkien
partitive kurkea kurkia
illative kurkeen kurkiin
singular plural
nominative kurki kurjet
accusative nom. kurki kurjet
gen. kurjen
genitive kurjen kurkien
partitive kurkea kurkia
inessive kurjessa kurjissa
elative kurjesta kurjista
illative kurkeen kurkiin
adessive kurjella kurjilla
ablative kurjelta kurjilta
allative kurjelle kurjille
essive kurkena kurkina
translative kurjeksi kurjiksi
instructive kurjin
abessive kurjetta kurjitta
comitative kurkineen
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈkurkiˣ]
  • Rhymes: -urki
  • Hyphenation: kur‧ki

Verb[edit]

kurki

  1. Indicative present connegative form of kurkkia.
  2. Second-person singular imperative present form of kurkkia.
  3. Second-person singular imperative present connegative form of kurkkia.

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Karelian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Uralic *karke, itself an onomatopoeic word.

Noun[edit]

kurki ‎(genitive [please provide], partitive [please provide])

  1. crane

Lojban[edit]

Etymology[edit]

In Lojbanized spelling.

Pronunciation[edit]

Gismu[edit]

kurki

  1. bitter; x1 is bitter/acrid/sharply disagreeable to observer/sense x2

Related terms[edit]


Lower Sorbian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kurki

  1. genitive singular of kurka
  2. nominative plural of kurka
  3. accusative plural of kurka

Polish[edit]

Noun[edit]

kurki

  1. genitive singular of kurka
  2. nominative plural of kurka
  3. accusative plural of kurka
  4. vocative plural of kurka