lekko

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Ingrian[edit]

Lekko.

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *lekkoi. Cognates include dialectal Finnish lekko and Estonian lõke.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lekko

  1. flame

Declension[edit]

Declension of lekko (type 4/koivu, kk-k gradation)
singular plural
nominative lekko lekot
genitive lekon lekkoin, lekkoloin
partitive lekkoa lekkoja, lekkoloja
illative lekkoo lekkoihe, lekkoloihe
inessive lekos lekkois, lekkolois
elative lekost lekkoist, lekkoloist
allative lekolle lekkoille, lekkoloille
adessive lekol lekkoil, lekkoloil
ablative lekolt lekkoilt, lekkoloilt
translative lekoks lekkoiks, lekkoloiks
essive lekkonna, lekkoon lekkoinna, lekkoloinna, lekkoin, lekkoloin
exessive1) lekkont lekkoint, lekkoloint
1) obsolete
*) the accusative corresponds with either the genitive (sg) or nominative (pl)
**) the comitative is formed by adding the suffix -ka? or -kä? to the genitive.

References[edit]

  • V. I. Junus (1936) Iƶoran Keelen Grammatikka[1], Leningrad: Riikin Ucebno-pedagogiceskoi Izdateljstva, page 61
  • Ruben E. Nirvi (1971) Inkeroismurteiden Sanakirja, Helsinki: Suomalais-Ugrilainen Seura, page 260

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From lekki +‎ -o.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈlɛk.kɔ/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛkkɔ
  • Syllabification: lek‧ko

Adverb[edit]

lekko (comparative lżej, superlative najlżej)

  1. lightly
  2. nimbly

Derived terms[edit]

phrase

See also[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • lekko in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • lekko in Polish dictionaries at PWN