Terho

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

19th century plant name from terho (acorn), also associated with terhakka (brisk) and with the female names Terhikki, Terhi.

  • The surname is topographic, or sometimes a translation of Swedish Ek or similar names.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈterho/, [ˈt̪e̞rho̞]
  • Rhymes: -erho
  • Syllabification: Ter‧ho

Proper noun[edit]

Terho

  1. A male given name.
    • 1997 Marja Kyllönen, Lyijyuuma, WSOY, →ISBN, pages 122-123:
      — Terve Terho, Tuukka kuittasi kuskipukin ratinjatkeen ja vasta silloin Olja kopitti taustapeilin kautta puhutetun kasvot silmiinsä. Kikatus alkoi nakuttaa hänen kurkkuaan kuin palotikka: ajurin totinen tukka kupristui napoksi tammenruskean otsan ylle ja mies toden totta näytti nimeltään.
  2. A surname, from landscape​.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Terho (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative Terho Terhot
genitive Terhon Terhojen
partitive Terhoa Terhoja
illative Terhoon Terhoihin
singular plural
nominative Terho Terhot
accusative nom. Terho Terhot
gen. Terhon
genitive Terhon Terhojen
partitive Terhoa Terhoja
inessive Terhossa Terhoissa
elative Terhosta Terhoista
illative Terhoon Terhoihin
adessive Terholla Terhoilla
ablative Terholta Terhoilta
allative Terholle Terhoille
essive Terhona Terhoina
translative Terhoksi Terhoiksi
instructive Terhoin
abessive Terhotta Terhoitta
comitative Terhoineen
Possessive forms of Terho (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person Terhoni Terhomme
2nd person Terhosi Terhonne
3rd person Terhonsa

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