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From laakso (valley). The surname is sometimes transferred from place names, but most families chose it at the turn of the 20th century because of its meaning.


  • IPA(key): /ˈlɑːkso/, [ˈlɑːks̠o̞]
  • Rhymes: -ɑːkso
  • Syllabification: Laak‧so

Proper noun[edit]


  1. A surname, from landscape​.
  2. Any of a number of small places in Finland, including a district of Helsinki.


Inflection of Laakso (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative Laakso Laaksot
genitive Laakson Laaksojen
partitive Laaksoa Laaksoja
illative Laaksoon Laaksoihin
singular plural
nominative Laakso Laaksot
accusative nom. Laakso Laaksot
gen. Laakson
genitive Laakson Laaksojen
partitive Laaksoa Laaksoja
inessive Laaksossa Laaksoissa
elative Laaksosta Laaksoista
illative Laaksoon Laaksoihin
adessive Laaksolla Laaksoilla
ablative Laaksolta Laaksoilta
allative Laaksolle Laaksoille
essive Laaksona Laaksoina
translative Laaksoksi Laaksoiksi
instructive Laaksoin
abessive Laaksotta Laaksoitta
comitative Laaksoineen
Possessive forms of Laakso (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person Laaksoni Laaksomme
2nd person Laaksosi Laaksonne
3rd person Laaksonsa

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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