auki

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See also: Auki

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

auk- +‎ -i

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɑu̯ki/, [ˈɑu̯ki]
  • Rhymes: -ɑuki
  • Syllabification: au‧ki

Adverb[edit]

auki

  1. open (not closed or locked)
    Ovi oli auki.
    The door was open.
    Kauppa on auki yhdeksään.
    The shop is open until nine o'clock.
  2. untied, unbuttoned
  3. up in the air, open (not yet resolved, finished, answered, decided or certain)
    Luulen, että voin tehdä sen nopeasti, mutta tarkka aikataulu on vielä auki.
    I think I can do it quickly, but the exact schedule is still up in the air.
    Kysymys on edelleen auki.
    The question is still open.
  4. on, turned on
    Pidän veneessä aina VHF:n auki.
    When in boat, I always keep the VHF turned on.
  5. (colloquial) broke, busted
    Olen aivan auki.
    I'm completely busted.

Usage notes[edit]

In English, "open" is an adjective. The Finnish adjective meaning "open" is avoin.

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Icelandic[edit]

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Noun[edit]

auki m (genitive singular auka, nominative plural aukar)

  1. increase, addition

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Ingrian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic [Term?]. Cognates include Finnish auki and Karelian auki.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

auki

  1. open
  2. (phonology) open
    • 1936, V. I. Junus, Iƶoran Keelen Grammatikka[1], Leningrad: Riikin Ucebno-pedagogiceskoi Izdateljstva, page 55:
      Sloga ono auki, sentää ono vahva steeppeni kk (ka-lak-ka-han), ku sloga ono kiin (ka-la-kas), ni ono yks k, ono slaaboi steeppeni.
      The syllable is open, therefore it has the strong grade kk (ka-lak-ka-han), when the syllable is closed (ka-la-kas), it thus has one k, it has the weak grade.

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References[edit]

  • Ruben E. Nirvi (1971) Inkeroismurteiden Sanakirja, Helsinki: Suomalais-Ugrilainen Seura, page 23
  • Olga I. Konkova; Nikita A. Dyachkov (2014) Inkeroin Keel: Пособие по Ижорскому Языку[2], →ISBN, page 81

Old Norse[edit]

Verb[edit]

auki

  1. third-person singular/plural present active subjunctive of auka