Markku

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The traditional vernacular form of the biblical Markus ‎(Mark).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɑrkːu/
  • Hyphenation: Mark‧ku

Proper noun[edit]

Markku

  1. A male given name.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Markku (Kotus type 1/valo, k- gradation)
nominative Markku Markut
genitive Markun Markkujen
partitive Markkua Markkuja
illative Markkuun Markkuihin
singular plural
nominative Markku Markut
accusative nom.? Markku Markut
gen. Markun
genitive Markun Markkujen
partitive Markkua Markkuja
inessive Markussa Markuissa
elative Markusta Markuista
illative Markkuun Markkuihin
adessive Markulla Markuilla
ablative Markulta Markuilta
allative Markulle Markuille
essive Markkuna Markkuina
translative Markuksi Markuiksi
instructive Markuin
abessive Markutta Markuitta
comitative Markkuineen

Usage notes[edit]

  • The latest popularity peak was in the 1950s: the most common first name of men born in Finland in 1950 - 1953.

Related terms[edit]