kiekko

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Akin to or derived from kiehtoa. Akin to Karelian kiekko, kiehkoi.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkie̯kːo/, [ˈkie̞̯kːo̞]
  • Rhymes: -iekːo
  • Syllabification: kiek‧ko

Noun[edit]

kiekko

  1. A disk or a disc (thin, flat circular plate or something resembling it by looks).
  2. (ice hockey) A puck.
  3. (athletics) A discus.
  4. (shooting sport) A clay pigeon.
  5. (cheesemaking) A wheel.
    emmental-kiekko = a wheel of Emmental.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of kiekko (Kotus type 1/valo, kk-k gradation)
nominative kiekko kiekot
genitive kiekon kiekkojen
partitive kiekkoa kiekkoja
illative kiekkoon kiekkoihin
singular plural
nominative kiekko kiekot
accusative nom. kiekko kiekot
gen. kiekon
genitive kiekon kiekkojen
partitive kiekkoa kiekkoja
inessive kiekossa kiekoissa
elative kiekosta kiekoista
illative kiekkoon kiekkoihin
adessive kiekolla kiekoilla
ablative kiekolta kiekoilta
allative kiekolle kiekoille
essive kiekkona kiekkoina
translative kiekoksi kiekoiksi
instructive kiekoin
abessive kiekotta kiekoitta
comitative kiekkoineen
Possessive forms of kiekko (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person kiekkoni kiekkomme
2nd person kiekkosi kiekkonne
3rd person kiekkonsa

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