lintu

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *lintu, from Proto-Finno-Ugric *lunta or *linta, a cognate of Estonian lind, Ter Sami lonnˈt, Mansi лунт (lunt) and Hungarian lúd.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈlintu/, [ˈlin̪t̪u]
  • Audio:(file)
  • Rhymes: -intu
  • Syllabification(key): lin‧tu

Noun[edit]

lintu

  1. bird
  2. poultry (meat of domesticated fowl used for nutrition)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of lintu (Kotus type 1*J/valo, nt-nn gradation)
nominative lintu linnut
genitive linnun lintujen
partitive lintua lintuja
illative lintuun lintuihin
singular plural
nominative lintu linnut
accusative nom. lintu linnut
gen. linnun
genitive linnun lintujen
partitive lintua lintuja
inessive linnussa linnuissa
elative linnusta linnuista
illative lintuun lintuihin
adessive linnulla linnuilla
ablative linnulta linnuilta
allative linnulle linnuille
essive lintuna lintuina
translative linnuksi linnuiksi
instructive linnuin
abessive linnutta linnuitta
comitative lintuineen
Possessive forms of lintu (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person lintuni lintumme
2nd person lintusi lintunne
3rd person lintunsa

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Ingrian[edit]

Lintu.

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *lintu, from Proto-Finno-Ugric *lunta. Cognates include Finnish lintu and Estonian lind.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lintu

  1. bird
    • 1936, N. A. Iljin and V. I. Junus, Bukvari iƶoroin șkouluja vart, Leningrad: Riikin Ucebno-pedagogiceskoi Izdateljstva, page 30:
      Lentäät nyt linnut.
      The birds are flying now.

Declension[edit]

Declension of lintu (type 4/koivu, nt-nn gradation)
singular plural
nominative lintu linnut
genitive linnun lintuin, lintuloin
partitive lintua lintuja, lintuloja
illative lintuu lintui, lintuloihe
inessive linnuus lintuis, lintulois
elative linnust lintuist, lintuloist
allative linnulle lintuille, lintuloille
adessive linnuul lintuil, lintuloil
ablative linnult lintuilt, lintuloilt
translative linnuks lintuiks, lintuloiks
essive lintunna, lintuun lintuinna, lintuloinna, lintuin, lintuloin
exessive1) lintunt lintuint, lintuloint
1) obsolete
*) the accusative corresponds with either the genitive (sg) or nominative (pl)
**) the comitative is formed by adding the suffix -ka? or -kä? to the genitive.

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References[edit]

  • V. I. Junus (1936) Iƶoran Keelen Grammatikka[1], Leningrad: Riikin Ucebno-pedagogiceskoi Izdateljstva, page 20
  • Ruben E. Nirvi (1971) Inkeroismurteiden Sanakirja, Helsinki: Suomalais-Ugrilainen Seura, page 267

Karelian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *lintu, from Proto-Finno-Ugric *lunta or *linta, a cognate of Estonian lind and Hungarian lúd.

Noun[edit]

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

  1. bird

Votic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *lintu, from Proto-Finno-Ugric *lunta or *linta, a cognate of Estonian lind and Hungarian lúd.

Noun[edit]

lintu (genitive linnuu, partitive lintua)

  1. bird

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References[edit]

  • V. Hallap, E. Adler, S. Grünberg, M. Leppik (2012) Vadja keele sõnaraamat [A dictionary of the Votic language]‎[2], 2 edition, Tallinn