EstonianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

SuffixEdit

-kene (genitive -kese, partitive -kest)

  1. A noun suffix that builds diminutives from nouns.
  • kivi (stone) → kivikene (a small stone)

Usage notesEdit

Diminutives can be stacked, yielding -keseke, -kesekene. The longer forms are rarely used.

DeclensionEdit