ehtoo

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *ektago, cognate of Estonian õhtu, Votic õhtago, possibly also Northern Sámi ikte (yesterday). Further origin unknown.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈeht̪o̞ː]
  • Hyphenation: eh‧too

NounEdit

ehtoo

  1. (dialectal, dated, poetic) An evening.
    • elämän ehtoo (lit. evening of the life)
      • the old days (of a person)

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Last modified on 2 April 2014, at 21:22