ehto

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Etymology[edit]

Etymology unclear. No cognates in closely related languages except for Karelian ehto. The original meaning of the word was alternative. A derivation from earlier *(j)eštä-, also giving ehtiä, has been suggested.

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ehto

  1. condition, term
  2. reservation
  3. in adessive and allative may refer to candidacy in an election or for public office
    Olen ehdolla kunnallisvaaleissa.
    I'm running for the municipal council.
    Aion asettua ehdolle eduskuntavaaleissa.
    I'm planning to run for the parliament.

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