keski-

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *keski. Related to Estonian kesk-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: kes‧ki

Prefix[edit]

keski-

  1. A prefix signifying middle, central; average, mid-, medium, intermediate.
    • Keskilänsi = Midwest
    • keskipainoinen = middleweight
    • keskiviikko = Wednesday (lit. "middle of the week")

Inflection[edit]

The cases of keski- serve only as adverbs.

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

  • See the inflection table.