FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Coined by Finnish linguist Hannes Teppo in 1945 in cooperation with Lääketieteen sanastolautakunta (Medical Terminology Board), as the meaning of the term ruumis was changed from "human body" to "dead human body, corpse, cadaver". Syntactically kehä +‎ -o, and inspired by Estonian keha.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkeho/, [ˈke̞ɦo̞]
  • Rhymes: -eho
  • Syllabification: ke‧ho

NounEdit

keho

  1. A living human body.

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of keho (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative keho kehot
genitive kehon kehojen
partitive kehoa kehoja
illative kehoon kehoihin
singular plural
nominative keho kehot
accusative nom. keho kehot
gen. kehon
genitive kehon kehojen
partitive kehoa kehoja
inessive kehossa kehoissa
elative kehosta kehoista
illative kehoon kehoihin
adessive keholla kehoilla
ablative keholta kehoilta
allative keholle kehoille
essive kehona kehoina
translative kehoksi kehoiksi
instructive kehoin
abessive kehotta kehoitta
comitative kehoineen
Possessive forms of keho (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person kehoni kehomme
2nd person kehosi kehonne
3rd person kehonsa

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