kankea

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *kankeda.

Adjective[edit]

kankea ‎(comparative kankeampi, superlative kankein)

  1. stiff (e.g. stiff joints)
  2. (of speech etc.) awkward, clumsy

Declension[edit]

Inflection of kankea (Kotus type 15/korkea, no gradation)
nominative kankea kankeat
genitive kankean kankeiden
kankeitten
partitive kankeaa
kankeata
kankeita
illative kankeaan kankeisiin
kankeihin
singular plural
nominative kankea kankeat
accusative nom. kankea kankeat
gen. kankean
genitive kankean kankeiden
kankeitten
kankeainrare
partitive kankeaa
kankeata
kankeita
inessive kankeassa kankeissa
elative kankeasta kankeista
illative kankeaan kankeisiin
kankeihin
adessive kankealla kankeilla
ablative kankealta kankeilta
allative kankealle kankeille
essive kankeana kankeina
translative kankeaksi kankeiksi
instructive kankein
abessive kankeatta kankeitta
comitative kankeine

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

kankea

  1. Partitive singular form of kanki.