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]
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  • Rhymes: -intu
  • Syllabification: 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 (genitive linnun, partitive lintua)

  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 lintuihe, lintuloihe
inessive linnuus linnuis, linnulois
elative linnust linnuist, linnuloist
allative linnulle linnuille, linnuloille
adessive linnuul linnuil, linnuloil
ablative linnult linnuilt, linnuloilt
translative linnuks linnuiks, linnuloiks
essive lintunna
lintuun
lintuinna, lintuloinna
lintuin, lintuloin
exessive1) lintunt lintuint, lintuloint
1) obsolete
*) the accusative corresponds with either the genitive (sg) or nominative (pl)
Chernyavskij's declension of lintu
singular plural
nominative lintu linnut
genitive linnun lintuloin
partitive lintua lintuloja
illative lintuu lintuloihe
inessive linnuuz lintuloiz
elative linnust lintuloist
allative linnulle lintuloille
adessive linnuul lintuloil
ablative linnult lintuloilt
translative linnuks lintuloiks
essive lintuun lintuloin
*) the accusative corresponds with either the genitive (sg) or nominative (pl)

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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
  • Vitalij Chernyavskij (2005) Ižoran keel (Ittseopastaja)[2], page 123

Karelian[edit]

Alternative forms[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 [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

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • "lintu" in Vadja keele sõnaraamat