-ksi

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See also: ksi, KSI, and ksí

Finnish[edit]

(index ks)

Alternative forms[edit]

  • -ks (colloquial)

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *-ksi, from earlier *-kse.

Suffix[edit]

-ksi (with a possessive suffix appended: -kse-)

  1. used to form the translative case
  2. used to form the long first infinitive, with the meaning "in order to"; always used with a possessive suffix
    ostaakseenin order to buy

Usage notes[edit]

  • Appended to the genitive singular stem.

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