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keski-

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *keski. Related to Estonian kesk-.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: kes‧ki

PrefixEdit

keski-

  1. A prefix signifying middle, central; average, mid-, medium, intermediate.
    • Keskilänsi = Midwest
    • keskipainoinen = middleweight
    • keskiviikko = Wednesday (lit. "middle of the week")

InflectionEdit

The cases of keski- serve only as adverbs.

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

  • See the inflection table.