Month: May 2022

Etymology, Finnish, Kave

Etymology From¬†Proto-Finnic¬†*kabeh, borrowed from¬†Proto-Germanic¬†*skapiz¬†(compare¬†Proto-Germanic¬†*skapńÖ,¬†Old English¬†gesceap). Cognate with¬†Estonian¬†kabu,¬†Karelian¬†kaveh,¬†V√Ķro¬†kabo¬†and¬†Proto-Samic¬†*kuop√ęs¬†(‚Äúwitch‚ÄĚ). Pronunciation IPA(key):¬†/ňąk…Ď čeň£/,¬†[ňąk…Ď čeŐě( Ē)] Rhymes:¬†-…Ď če Syllabification:¬†ka‚Äßve Noun kave (Finnish¬†mythology)¬†a¬†creature¬†related to the¬†moon,¬†sky¬†or¬†air Declension[edit] Inflection of kave¬†(Kotus¬†type 48*E/hame,¬†p-v¬†gradation) nominative kave kapeet genitive kapeen kapeiden kapeitten partitive kavetta…