FinnishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈfɑrkut/, [ˈfɑrkut̪]
  • Rhymes: -ɑrkut
  • Syllabification: far‧kut

Etymology 1Edit

English farmer > farmari (farmer) + housut (trousers) > farmarihousut (jeans) > farmarit (jeans) > farkut. Originally considered a colloquialism, but has become a commonly accepted term.

NounEdit

farkut (pl)

  1. jeans, especially blue jeans
  2. pair of jeans
DeclensionEdit
Inflection of farkut (Kotus type 1/valo, kk-k gradation)
nominative farkut
genitive farkkujen
partitive farkkuja
illative farkkuihin
singular plural
nominative farkut
accusative nom. farkut
gen.
genitive farkkujen
partitive farkkuja
inessive farkuissa
elative farkuista
illative farkkuihin
adessive farkuilla
ablative farkuilta
allative farkuille
essive farkkuina
translative farkuiksi
instructive farkuin
abessive farkuitta
comitative farkkuineen
Possessive forms of farkut (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person farkkuni farkkumme
2nd person farkkusi farkkunne
3rd person farkkunsa
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

farkku (station wagon) >

NounEdit

farkut

  1. Nominative plural form of farkku.