See also: Kone, kõne, kóneʼ, and koně

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse kona, from Proto-Germanic *kwenǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷḗn.

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NounEdit

kone c (singular definite konen, plural indefinite koner)

  1. wife (married woman)
  2. (dated) woman (frequent in compounds)

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FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *koneh, from Pre-Finnic *konïš, borrowed from Pre-Germanic *gn̥ni̯o- (later Proto-Germanic *kunją (omen, portent, miracle)), from Proto-Indo-European *ǵneh₃-. Cognates include Old Norse kyn (wonder). The original meaning in Finnish was 'magic', from which only recently 'machine'.[1] Compare with Karelian koneh (magic) and konehtie (to conjure).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkoneˣ/, [ˈko̞ne̞(ʔ)]
  • Rhymes: -one
  • Syllabification: ko‧ne

NounEdit

kone

  1. machine
  2. appliance (apparatus or device, typically powered electrically, used in homes to perform domestic functions)
    kodinkone, kotitalouskone -- household appliance
  3. Short for lentokone (airplane).
  4. Short for tietokone (computer).

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of kone (Kotus type 48/hame, no gradation)
nominative kone koneet
genitive koneen koneiden
koneitten
partitive konetta koneita
illative koneeseen koneisiin
koneihin
singular plural
nominative kone koneet
accusative nom. kone koneet
gen. koneen
genitive koneen koneiden
koneitten
partitive konetta koneita
inessive koneessa koneissa
elative koneesta koneista
illative koneeseen koneisiin
koneihin
adessive koneella koneilla
ablative koneelta koneilta
allative koneelle koneille
essive koneena koneina
translative koneeksi koneiksi
instructive konein
abessive koneetta koneitta
comitative koneineen
Possessive forms of kone (type hame)
possessor singular plural
1st person koneeni koneemme
2nd person koneesi koneenne
3rd person koneensa

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Hiri MotuEdit

NounEdit

kone

  1. beach, shore

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse kona

PronunciationEdit

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/ˈkuːne/

NounEdit

kone m or f (definite singular konen or kona, indefinite plural koner, definite plural konene)

  1. housewife; mistress of the house
  2. wife

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse kona

NounEdit

kone f (definite singular kona, indefinite plural koner, definite plural konene)

  1. housewife; mistress of the house
  2. wife

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