See also: kärkeä

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *karkeda, from Proto-Finno-Permic *karketa.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɑrkeɑ/, [ˈkɑrke̞ɑ]
  • Rhymes: -ɑrkeɑ
  • Syllabification: kar‧ke‧a

AdjectiveEdit

karkea (comparative karkeampi, superlative karkein)

  1. rough
  2. coarse
    karkea vehnäjauhocoarse wheat flour, cake flour
  3. harsh
  4. crude, unrefined

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of karkea (Kotus type 15/korkea, no gradation)
nominative karkea karkeat
genitive karkean karkeiden
karkeitten
partitive karkeaa
karkeata
karkeita
illative karkeaan karkeisiin
karkeihin
singular plural
nominative karkea karkeat
accusative nom. karkea karkeat
gen. karkean
genitive karkean karkeiden
karkeitten
karkeainrare
partitive karkeaa
karkeata
karkeita
inessive karkeassa karkeissa
elative karkeasta karkeista
illative karkeaan karkeisiin
karkeihin
adessive karkealla karkeilla
ablative karkealta karkeilta
allative karkealle karkeille
essive karkeana karkeina
translative karkeaksi karkeiksi
instructive karkein
abessive karkeatta karkeitta
comitative karkeine
Possessive forms of karkea (type korkea)
possessor singular plural
1st person karkeani karkeamme
2nd person karkeasi karkeanne
3rd person karkeansa
Only used with substantive adjectives, -inen adjectives used for comparisons of equality or agent participles.

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