FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *keski, from Proto-Finno-Permic *keske. Cognates include Estonian kesk- and Moksha кеска (keska, waist).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkeski/, [ˈke̞s̠ki]

PrefixEdit

keski-

  1. middle, central; average, mid-, medium
    Veikko oli keskipituinen mies.
    Veikko was a man of medium height.
    Keski-EurooppaCentral Europe
    KeskilänsiMidwest
    keskipainoinenmiddleweight
    keskituloaverage income
    keskiviikkoWednesday (lit. "midweek")

InflectionEdit

The cases of keski- serve only as adverbs.

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

  • See the inflection table.

AnagramsEdit