FinnishEdit

(index ka)

Finnish cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : kaksi
    Ordinal : toinen
    Adverbial : kahdesti
    Multiplier : kaksinkertainen
    Distributive : kaksittain
    Colloquial counting form : kaa
    Colloquial ordinal : toka
Finnish Wikipedia article on kaksi

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *kakci, from Proto-Uralic *kakta ~ *käktä. Final i is a common Finnic innovation, by analogy to yksi (1).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɑksi/, [ˈkɑks̠i]
  • IPA(key): /ˈkɑks/, [ˈkɑks̠] (colloquial)
  • Rhymes: -ɑksi
  • Syllabification: kak‧si

NumeralEdit

kaksi

  1. two

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KarelianEdit

Karelian cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : kaksi
    Ordinal : toini

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *kakci, from Proto-Finno-Permic *kakta. Cognates include Finnish kaksi and Estonian kaks.

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

kaksi

  1. two

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • P. M. Zaykov (1999) Грамматика Карельского языка (фонетика и морфология) [Grammar of the Karelian language (phonetics and morphology)], →ISBN, page 52