kulkea

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Finnish[edit]

(index ku)

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *kulkedak, from Proto-Uralic *kulke-, possibly from or akin to Proto-Indo-European *kʷelH-. Cognates include Hungarian halad.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: kul‧ke‧a
  • Rhymes: sulkea
  • IPA(key): /ˈkulkeɑ(ʔ)/

Verb[edit]

kulkea

  1. (intransitive) To go, walk; to travel.
    kulkea autolla
    to go by car
  2. (intransitive) To advance, proceed, make headway, move/go ahead/forward, make strides, gain ground.
    kulkea eteenpäin
    to move forward

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Usage notes[edit]

  • (to go/walk/travel) Expressing movement, kulkea is quite often used when telling the means (by foot, by train, by car, etc.).

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