farkut

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

English farmer > farmari(farmer) + housut(trousers) > farmarihousut(jeans) > farmarit(jeans) > farkut. Originally considered a colloquialism, but has become a commonly accepted term.

Noun[edit]

farkut (pl)

  1. jeans, especially blue jeans
  2. pair of jeans
Declension[edit]
Inflection of farkut (Kotus type 1/valo, kk-k gradation)
nominative farkut
genitive farkkujen
partitive farkkuja
illative farkkuihin
singular plural
nominative farkut
accusative nom. farkut
gen.
genitive farkkujen
partitive farkkuja
inessive farkuissa
elative farkuista
illative farkkuihin
adessive farkuilla
ablative farkuilta
allative farkuille
essive farkkuina
translative farkuiksi
instructive farkuin
abessive farkuitta
comitative farkkuineen
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

farkku(station wagon) >

Noun[edit]

farkut

  1. plural of farkku