pukki

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old Swedish bukker.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpukːi/, [ˈpukːi]
  • Rhymes: -ukːi
  • Syllabification: puk‧ki

Noun[edit]

pukki

  1. billygoat; buck (male goat)
  2. (colloquial) lecherous man
  3. sawhorse (device used to support pieces of timber while sawing)
  4. (colloquial) check, checkmark (✓).
  5. Santa Claus, Santa
  6. (colloquial) driver's seat
  7. (informal, gymnastics) vaulting horse
  8. (informal, gymnastics) vaulting table

Declension[edit]

Inflection of pukki (Kotus type 5/risti, kk-k gradation)
nominative pukki pukit
genitive pukin pukkien
partitive pukkia pukkeja
illative pukkiin pukkeihin
singular plural
nominative pukki pukit
accusative nom. pukki pukit
gen. pukin
genitive pukin pukkien
partitive pukkia pukkeja
inessive pukissa pukeissa
elative pukista pukeista
illative pukkiin pukkeihin
adessive pukilla pukeilla
ablative pukilta pukeilta
allative pukille pukeille
essive pukkina pukkeina
translative pukiksi pukeiksi
instructive pukein
abessive pukitta pukeitta
comitative pukkeineen
Possessive forms of pukki (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person pukkini pukkimme
2nd person pukkisi pukkinne
3rd person pukkinsa

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