ulko-

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *ulko-, from Proto-Finno-Permic *ulka-. Cognates include Northern Sami olgu, Ume Sami ulks and Komi-Zyrian ылавны (ylavny).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈulko-/, [ˈulko̞-]

Prefix[edit]

ulko- (comparative ulompi, superlative uloin)

  1. outer, external
    ulkopintaexternal surface
    ulkopuolioutside
  2. foreign
    ulkopolitiikkaforeign policy
  3. overseas (living outside one's own country)
    ulkokiinalainenoverseas Chinese
  4. outdoor
    ulkogrillioutdoor grill

Inflection[edit]

The cases of ulko- serve in Finnish only as adverbs.

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  • See the inflection table.

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