sirkku

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *cirkku.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsirkːu/, [ˈs̠irkːu]
  • Rhymes: -irkːu
  • Syllabification(key): sirk‧ku

Noun[edit]

sirkku

  1. (zoology) emberizid (bird of the family Emberizidae)
  2. bunting (any of the passerine birds in the genus Emberiza)
  3. (in the plural) the genus Emberiza.

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Inflection of sirkku (Kotus type 1*A/valo, kk-k gradation)
nominative sirkku sirkut
genitive sirkun sirkkujen
partitive sirkkua sirkkuja
illative sirkkuun sirkkuihin
singular plural
nominative sirkku sirkut
accusative nom. sirkku sirkut
gen. sirkun
genitive sirkun sirkkujen
partitive sirkkua sirkkuja
inessive sirkussa sirkuissa
elative sirkusta sirkuista
illative sirkkuun sirkkuihin
adessive sirkulla sirkuilla
ablative sirkulta sirkuilta
allative sirkulle sirkuille
essive sirkkuna sirkkuina
translative sirkuksi sirkuiksi
instructive sirkuin
abessive sirkutta sirkuitta
comitative sirkkuineen
Possessive forms of sirkku (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person sirkkuni sirkkumme
2nd person sirkkusi sirkkunne
3rd person sirkkunsa

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