Risto

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Variant of Kristo, short form of Kristjan (Christian) and Kristofer (Christopher).

Proper noun[edit]

Risto

  1. A male given name.

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate to English Christopher and, less often, to Christian.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈristo/
  • Hyphenation: Ris‧to

Proper noun[edit]

Risto

  1. A male given name.
  2. The letter "R" in the Finnish tavausaakkoset, a spelling system similar to ICAO spelling alphabet.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Risto (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative Risto Ristot
genitive Riston Ristojen
partitive Ristoa Ristoja
illative Ristoon Ristoihin
singular plural
nominative Risto Ristot
accusative nom.? Risto Ristot
gen. Riston
genitive Riston Ristojen
partitive Ristoa Ristoja
inessive Ristossa Ristoissa
elative Ristosta Ristoista
illative Ristoon Ristoihin
adessive Ristolla Ristoilla
ablative Ristolta Ristoilta
allative Ristolleˣ Ristoilleˣ
essive Ristona Ristoina
translative Ristoksi Ristoiksi
instructive Ristoin
abessive Ristotta Ristoitta
comitative Ristoineen

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