kakku

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Estonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

kakku

  1. illative singular of kagu

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *kakku, borrowed either from Proto-Norse [script needed] (*kakō) or Proto-Germanic *kakǭ; compare modern Swedish kaka.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɑkːu/, [ˈkɑkːu]
  • Rhymes: -ɑkːu
  • Syllabification: kak‧ku

Noun[edit]

kakku

  1. cake
  2. (figuratively) pie (whole of wealth or resource)
  3. Short for hunajakakku.
  4. (slang) bit (prison sentence)

Usage notes[edit]

  • (cake): Tends to refer to larger cakes served in slices. Small, individual cakes tend to be called leivos or pikkuleipä, but may also be called kakku, particularly in compounds.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of kakku (Kotus type 1/valo, kk-k gradation)
nominative kakku kakut
genitive kakun kakkujen
partitive kakkua kakkuja
illative kakkuun kakkuihin
singular plural
nominative kakku kakut
accusative nom. kakku kakut
gen. kakun
genitive kakun kakkujen
partitive kakkua kakkuja
inessive kakussa kakuissa
elative kakusta kakuista
illative kakkuun kakkuihin
adessive kakulla kakuilla
ablative kakulta kakuilta
allative kakulle kakuille
essive kakkuna kakkuina
translative kakuksi kakuiksi
instructive kakuin
abessive kakutta kakuitta
comitative kakkuineen
Possessive forms of kakku (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person kakkuni kakkumme
2nd person kakkusi kakkunne
3rd person kakkunsa

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Greenlandic[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

kakku (demonstrative)

  1. plural of kanna; those down a medial distance.