EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French quine, with reference to a set of five winning lottery numbers.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

keno (uncountable)

  1. A gambling game, a variety of the game of lotto, played with balls or knobs, numbered, and cards also numbered.
    • 1971, Hunter S. Thompson, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (Harper Perennial 2005), page 41:
      Memories of this night are extremely hazy. All I have, for guide-pegs, is a pocketful of keno cards and cocktail napkins, all covered with scribbled notes.

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FinnishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkeno/, [ˈke̞no̞]
  • Rhymes: -eno
  • Syllabification: ke‧no

Etymology 1Edit

Possibly borrowed from Proto-Germanic *kinnuz or earlier.

AdjectiveEdit

keno (comparative kenompi, superlative kenoin)

  1. (rare) slanted, tilted
Usage notesEdit

Rarely used as an adjective. The inessive, illative and elative forms are commonly used as adverbs.

DeclensionEdit
Inflection of keno (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative keno kenot
genitive kenon kenojen
partitive kenoa kenoja
illative kenoon kenoihin
singular plural
nominative keno kenot
accusative nom. keno kenot
gen. kenon
genitive kenon kenojen
partitive kenoa kenoja
inessive kenossa kenoissa
elative kenosta kenoista
illative kenoon kenoihin
adessive kenolla kenoilla
ablative kenolta kenoilta
allative kenolle kenoille
essive kenona kenoina
translative kenoksi kenoiksi
instructive kenoin
abessive kenotta kenoitta
comitative kenoine
Possessive forms of keno (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person kenoni kenomme
2nd person kenosi kenonne
3rd person kenonsa
Only used with substantive adjectives, -inen adjectives used for comparisons of equality or agent participles.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From English keno, from French quine.

NounEdit

keno

  1. keno (gambling game)
DeclensionEdit
Inflection of keno (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative keno kenot
genitive kenon kenojen
partitive kenoa kenoja
illative kenoon kenoihin
singular plural
nominative keno kenot
accusative nom. keno kenot
gen. kenon
genitive kenon kenojen
partitive kenoa kenoja
inessive kenossa kenoissa
elative kenosta kenoista
illative kenoon kenoihin
adessive kenolla kenoilla
ablative kenolta kenoilta
allative kenolle kenoille
essive kenona kenoina
translative kenoksi kenoiksi
instructive kenoin
abessive kenotta kenoitta
comitative kenoineen
Possessive forms of keno (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person kenoni kenomme
2nd person kenosi kenonne
3rd person kenonsa

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