koskea

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Finnish[edit]

(index ko)

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: kos‧ke‧a
  • Rhymes: poskea
  • IPA(key): /ˈkoskeɑ/

Noun[edit]

koskea

  1. Partitive singular form of koski.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *koskedak.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: kos‧ke‧a
  • IPA(key): /ˈkoskeɑ(ʔ)/

Verb[edit]

koskea

  1. (intransitive, + illative) to touch
    Koskitko sinä siihen?
    Did you touch it?
  2. (intransitive, + illative) to touch (to physically disturb; to interfere with, molest, or attempt to harm through contact)
    Jos kosket häneen, tapan sinut.
    If you touch her, I'll kill you.
  3. (intransitive, impersonal) illative + 3rd-pers. singular = to be sore, to ache (physically)
    Jalkoihini koskee.
    My legs are sore.
  4. (transitive, + partitive) to apply to, pertain to, concern
    Tämä koskee myös sinua.
    This concerns you, too.
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