niva

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See also: nivå and нива

Czech[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *ňiva. The cheese was named in reference to the similarity between its appearance and a meadow.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

niva

niva f

  1. a type of blue cheese, a Czech equivalent of Roquefort
  2. floodplain
  3. (archaic) meadow
    Synonym: louka

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • niva in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • niva in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sami; compare Northern Sami njavvi (small rapid, small river).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈniʋɑ/, [ˈniʋɑ]
  • Rhymes: -iʋɑ
  • Syllabification: ni‧va

Noun[edit]

niva

  1. (dialectal) A small rapid in a river.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of niva (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative niva nivat
genitive nivan nivojen
partitive nivaa nivoja
illative nivaan nivoihin
singular plural
nominative niva nivat
accusative nom. niva nivat
gen. nivan
genitive nivan nivojen
nivainrare
partitive nivaa nivoja
inessive nivassa nivoissa
elative nivasta nivoista
illative nivaan nivoihin
adessive nivalla nivoilla
ablative nivalta nivoilta
allative nivalle nivoille
essive nivana nivoina
translative nivaksi nivoiksi
instructive nivoin
abessive nivatta nivoitta
comitative nivoineen
Possessive forms of niva (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person nivani nivamme
2nd person nivasi nivanne
3rd person nivansa

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