orava

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See also: õrava

Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

orava

  1. first-person singular imperfect indicative form of orar
  2. third-person singular imperfect indicative form of orar

Estonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

orava

  1. genitive singular of orav

Finnish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *oraba, from Proto-Finno-Ugric *ora. Cognates include Erzya ур (ur).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈorɑʋɑ/, [ˈo̞rɑʋɑ]
  • Rhymes: -orɑʋɑ
  • Syllabification: o‧ra‧va

Noun[edit]

orava

  1. squirrel
  2. (specifically) red squirrel, Eurasian red squirrel (Sciurus vulgaris)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of orava (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative orava oravat
genitive oravan oravien
partitive oravaa oravia
illative oravaan oraviin
singular plural
nominative orava oravat
accusative nom. orava oravat
gen. oravan
genitive oravan oravien
oravainrare
partitive oravaa oravia
inessive oravassa oravissa
elative oravasta oravista
illative oravaan oraviin
adessive oravalla oravilla
ablative oravalta oravilta
allative oravalle oraville
essive oravana oravina
translative oravaksi oraviksi
instructive oravin
abessive oravatta oravitta
comitative oravineen
Possessive forms of orava (type koira)
possessor singular plural
1st person oravani oravamme
2nd person oravasi oravanne
3rd person oravansa

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Ingrian[edit]

Orava.

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *oraba, from Proto-Uralic *ora. Cognates include Finnish orava and Estonian orav.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

orava (genitive oravan, partitive oravaa)

  1. squirrel
    • 1936, L. G. Terehova; V. G. Erdeli, Mihailov and P. I. Maksimov, transl., Geografia: oppikirja iƶoroin alkușkoulun kolmatta klaassaa vart (ensimäine osa), Leningrad: Riikin Ucebno-Pedagogiceskoi Izdateljstva, page 5:
      Kurast poolest meitä kiiree vilkahti orava.
      From the left side a squirrel flashed past us.

Declension[edit]

Declension of orava (type 3/kana, no gradation)
singular plural
nominative orava oravat
genitive oravan oravoin
partitive oravaa oravoja
illative oravaa oravoi
inessive oravas oravois
elative oravast oravoist
allative oravalle oravoille
adessive oraval oravoil
ablative oravalt oravoilt
translative oravaks oravoiks
essive oravanna, oravaan oravoinna, oravoin
exessive1) oravant oravoint
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.

References[edit]

  • V. I. Junus (1936) Iƶoran Keelen Grammatikka[1], Leningrad: Riikin Ucebno-pedagogiceskoi Izdateljstva, page 15
  • Ruben E. Nirvi (1971) Inkeroismurteiden Sanakirja, Helsinki: Suomalais-Ugrilainen Seura, page 366

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

orava

  1. third-person singular imperfect indicative of orare

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Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

orava

  1. first-person singular (eu) imperfect indicative of orar
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) imperfect indicative of orar