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FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the stem *kauka, from Proto-Finnic *kauka, origin of which is unclear; either from Proto-Germanic *hauhaz, or from Proto-Finno-Ugric *kawka, either way ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *kewk-. Cognate to Estonian kauge and Votic kaukaa.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɑu̯ko/, [ˈkɑu̯ko̞]
  • Hyphenation: kau‧ko

PrefixEdit

kauko- (comparative kauempi, superlative kauin)

  1. A prefix signifying far, remote, long-distance.

InflectionEdit

The cases of kauko- serve in Finnish only as adverbs.

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