Last modified on 25 October 2014, at 04:21

kokoinen

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

koko (size) +‎ -inen; "being of the size (of)"

AdjectiveEdit

kokoinen  (not comparable)

  1. sized, of the size
    talon kokoinen asteroidi
    house-sized asteroid
    Minkä kokoinen puku sinulla on?
    What's the size of your suit?
    Olen saman kokoinen kuin sinä.
    Olen sinun kokoisesi.
    I'm of the same size as you.

DeclensionEdit

Usage notesEdit

  • Always used with a preceding attribute or interrogative pronoun in genitive.
  • When used to form compound adjectives, an adjective modifier is in nominative, but a noun modifier is in genitive; see isokokoinen, oskarinkokoinen.

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