FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Originally a dialectal word, ultimately derived from kota; kote- +‎ -lo.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkotelo/, [ˈko̞t̪e̞lo̞]
  • Rhymes: -otelo
  • Syllabification: ko‧te‧lo

NounEdit

kotelo

  1. (biology) pupa
  2. cocoon
  3. case, box, capsule, enclosure
  4. holster (case for a gun).
  5. (slang) head, brain

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of kotelo (Kotus type 2/palvelu, no gradation)
nominative kotelo kotelot
genitive kotelon kotelojen
koteloiden
koteloitten
partitive koteloa koteloja
koteloita
illative koteloon koteloihin
singular plural
nominative kotelo kotelot
accusative nom. kotelo kotelot
gen. kotelon
genitive kotelon kotelojen
koteloiden
koteloitten
partitive koteloa koteloja
koteloita
inessive kotelossa koteloissa
elative kotelosta koteloista
illative koteloon koteloihin
adessive kotelolla koteloilla
ablative kotelolta koteloilta
allative kotelolle koteloille
essive kotelona koteloina
translative koteloksi koteloiksi
instructive koteloin
abessive kotelotta koteloitta
comitative koteloineen
Possessive forms of kotelo (type palvelu)
possessor singular plural
1st person koteloni kotelomme
2nd person kotelosi kotelonne
3rd person kotelonsa

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