tokko

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Finnish[edit]

(index to)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtokːo/
  • Hyphenation: tok‧ko

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

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tokko

  1. goby (fish of the genus Gobius)
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Adverb[edit]

tokko

  1. I don't think, hardly; used to express doubt, often with softening clitic -pa or -han.
    Tokko sitä enää kukaan muistaa.
    I don't think anyone remembers that anymore.
    Tokkopa siellä ketään on, tähän aikaan.
    There's probably no one in there, at this hour.

See also[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

tokko

  1. (archaic) if, whether; used to begin an indirect question
    En osaa sanoa, tokko hän vielä tietää.
    I can't say whether he already knows.
Usage notes[edit]

In current language, the clitic -ko, -kö is normally used instead of tokko. The example above would then read:

  • En osaa sanoa, tietää hän vielä.
Synonyms[edit]

Oromo[edit]

Cardinal number[edit]

tokko

  1. (cardinal) one.