luku

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See also: łuku and Lūku

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the verb lukea ‎(to count).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈluku]
  • Rhymes: -uku
  • Hyphenation: lu‧ku

Noun[edit]

luku

  1. number, count, quantity
  2. chapter (of a book; in a legal code where its subsection is pykälä)
  3. reading
  4. (grammar) number
  5. story, especially as follows
    Se on ihan oma lukunsa. – It's another story of its own.
  6. together with a year, used to indicate decade, century or sometimes even millennium
    1920-luvulla - In the 20's
    1600-luku - The 17th Century (1600–1699)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of luku (Kotus type 1/valo, k-v gradation)
nominative luku luvut
genitive luvun lukujen
partitive lukua lukuja
illative lukuun lukuihin
singular plural
nominative luku luvut
accusative nom.? luku luvut
gen. luvun
genitive luvun lukujen
partitive lukua lukuja
inessive luvussa luvuissa
elative luvusta luvuista
illative lukuun lukuihin
adessive luvulla luvuilla
ablative luvulta luvuilta
allative luvulle luvuille
essive lukuna lukuina
translative luvuksi luvuiksi
instructive luvuin
abessive luvutta luvuitta
comitative lukuineen

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Mapudungun[edit]

Noun[edit]

luku ‎(using Raguileo Alphabet)

  1. (anatomy) knee

References[edit]

  • Wixaleyiñ: Mapucezugun-wigkazugun pici hemvlcijka (Wixaleyiñ: Small Mapudungun-Spanish dictionary), Beretta, Marta; Cañumil, Dario; Cañumil, Tulio, 2008.

Sranan Tongo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English look.

Verb[edit]

luku

  1. To look (at).