ratsu

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Estonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

ratsu (genitive ratsu, partitive ratsut)

  1. riding horse or other animal used for riding
  2. (chess) knight

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Chess pieces in Estonian · malendid (see also: male) (layout · text)
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kuningas lipp vanker oda ratsu ettur

Finnish[edit]

(index ra)

Etymology[edit]

From *ratsas +‎ -u; the root is borrowed from early Proto-Germanic *raidjaz (compare *rīdaną), from Proto-Indo-European *Hreydʰ-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈrɑtsu/, [ˈrɑts̠u]
  • Rhymes: -ɑtsu
  • Syllabification: rat‧su

Noun[edit]

ratsu

  1. riding horse or other animal used for riding
  2. (humorous) anything else used for riding
  3. (chess) knight

Declension[edit]

Inflection of ratsu (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative ratsu ratsut
genitive ratsun ratsujen
partitive ratsua ratsuja
illative ratsuun ratsuihin
singular plural
nominative ratsu ratsut
accusative nom. ratsu ratsut
gen. ratsun
genitive ratsun ratsujen
partitive ratsua ratsuja
inessive ratsussa ratsuissa
elative ratsusta ratsuista
illative ratsuun ratsuihin
adessive ratsulla ratsuilla
ablative ratsulta ratsuilta
allative ratsulle ratsuille
essive ratsuna ratsuina
translative ratsuksi ratsuiksi
instructive ratsuin
abessive ratsutta ratsuitta
comitative ratsuineen
Possessive forms of ratsu (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person ratsuni ratsumme
2nd person ratsusi ratsunne
3rd person ratsunsa

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Chess pieces in Finnish · šakkinappula, shakkinappula (layout · text)
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kuningas kuningatar torni lähetti ratsu sotilas