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 lonn't, and Hungarian lúd. See liitää, to soar.

Noun[edit]

lintu

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

Declension[edit]

Inflection of lintu (Kotus type 1/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

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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]

  • "lintu" in Vadja keele sõnaraamat