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Etymology 1[edit]

From lohk- +‎ -o, derived from Proto-Finnic *lohkat'ak (Karelian lohkata, Veps lohkata, Votic lõhgata). Related to Votic lohko.



  1. section
  2. (anatomy) lobe (clear division of an organ that can be determined at the gross anatomy level, especially one of the parts of the brain, liver or lung)
  3. (computing) block, chunk
    lohkoketjublock chain
  4. (sports) group (subset of a division; set of teams playing a series of games against each other, thus qualifying for finals in which they play of championship against the best teams from other groups)
    Vuoden 2011 jääkiekon MM-kilpailuissa Suomi pelasi D-lohkossa.
    At the 2011 IIHF World Championships, Finland played in Group D.
Inflection of lohko (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative lohko lohkot
genitive lohkon lohkojen
partitive lohkoa lohkoja
illative lohkoon lohkoihin
singular plural
nominative lohko lohkot
accusative nom. lohko lohkot
gen. lohkon
genitive lohkon lohkojen
partitive lohkoa lohkoja
inessive lohkossa lohkoissa
elative lohkosta lohkoista
illative lohkoon lohkoihin
adessive lohkolla lohkoilla
ablative lohkolta lohkoilta
allative lohkolle lohkoille
essive lohkona lohkoina
translative lohkoksi lohkoiksi
instructive lohkoin
abessive lohkotta lohkoitta
comitative lohkoineen


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Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.



  1. Indicative present connegative form of lohkoa.
  2. Second-person singular imperative present form of lohkoa.
  3. Second-person singular imperative present connegative form of lohkoa.