kukin

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Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkukin/, [ˈkukin]
  • Rhymes: -ukin
  • Syllabification: ku‧kin

Etymology 1[edit]

kuka +‎ -kin

Pronoun[edit]

kukin

  1. (indefinite) each
    Kukin niistä maksoi 50 (viisikymmentä) senttiä.
    Each of them cost 50 cents.
    On noin 250 eri vähemmistöryhmää, joihin kuhunkin kuuluu alle 100 henkilöä.
    There are about 250 different minority groups, to each of which belongs under 100 people.
    Kullakin yksilöllä on oikeus elämään.
    Each individual has the right to live.
Usage notes[edit]
Inflection[edit]

The abessive singular and plural and sublative singular are rare.

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Pronouns with same stems:

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

kukin

  1. Instructive plural form of kukka.
    Piha oli koristeltu kukin.
    The courtyard was decorated with flowers.

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

kukin

  1. First-person singular indicative present form of kukkia.
  2. First-person singular indicative past form of kukkia.

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