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jalka

jalka

Estonian

Noun

jalka (genitive jalka, partitive jalkat)

  1. footie (colloquial word for football)

Declension

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Synonyms


Finnish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈjɑlkɑ/
  • Hyphenation: jal‧ka

Etymology

From Proto-Finnic *jalka, from Proto-Finno-Ugric *jalka or *jïlka, from Proto-Uralic *jalka or *jïlka. Compare to Estonian jalg, Northern Sami juolgi, Ter Sami jill'ke, Hungarian gyalog, Mordovian jalgo and Mari jal.

Noun

jalka

  1. foot
    • Unlike most other nouns, jalka is often used in the instructive singular:
    Menin sinne jalan. = I went there by foot / on foot / afoot.
    jalankulkija = a pedestrian
  2. foot (unit of measure)
  3. leg
  4. the lower limb of a human
  5. base, pedestal
  6. (fungi) stipe

Declension

Inflection of jalka (Kotus type 9/kala, k- gradation)
nominative jalka jalat
genitive jalan jalkojen
partitive jalkaa jalkoja
illative jalkaan jalkoihin
singular plural
nominative jalka jalat
accusative nom. jalka jalat
gen. jalan
genitive jalan jalkojen
jalkainrare
partitive jalkaa jalkoja
inessive jalassa jaloissa
elative jalasta jaloista
illative jalkaan jalkoihin
adessive jalalla jaloilla
ablative jalalta jaloilta
allative jalalle jaloille
essive jalkana jalkoina
translative jalaksi jaloiksi
instructive jalan jaloin
abessive jalatta jaloitta
comitative jalkoineen

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Ingrian

Etymology

From Proto-Finnic *jalka, from Proto-Finno-Ugric *jalka, same as Estonian jalg, Northern Sami juolgi and Hungarian gyalog.

Noun

jalka (genitive jalan, partitive jalkaa)

  1. leg

Declension


Karelian

Alternative forms

Etymology

From Proto-Finnic *jalka, from Proto-Finno-Ugric *jalka, same as Estonian jalg, Northern Sami juolgi and Hungarian gyalog.

Noun

jalka (genitive [please provide], partitive [please provide])

  1. leg

Votic

Etymology

From Proto-Finnic *jalka, from Proto-Finno-Ugric *jalka, same as Estonian jalg, Northern Sami juolgi and Hungarian gyalog.

Noun

jalka (genitive jalgaa, partitive jalkaa)

  1. leg

Declension

References

  • "jalka" in Vadja keele sõnaraamat