FinnishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkukin/, [ˈkukin]
  • Rhymes: -ukin
  • Syllabification: ku‧kin

Etymology 1Edit

kuka +‎ -kin

PronounEdit

kukin

  1. (indefinite) each
    Kukin niistä maksoi 50 (viisikymmentä) senttiä.
    Each of them cost 50 cents.
    On noin 250 eri vähemmistöryhmää, joihin kuhunkin kuuluu alle 100 henkilöä.
    There are about 250 different minority groups, to each of which belongs under 100 people.
    Kullakin yksilöllä on oikeus elämään.
    Each individual has the right to live.
Usage notesEdit
InflectionEdit

The abessive singular and plural and sublative singular are rare.

Related termsEdit

Pronouns with same stems:

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

kukin

  1. Instructive plural form of kukka.
    Piha oli koristeltu kukin.
    The courtyard was decorated with flowers.

Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

kukin

  1. First-person singular indicative present form of kukkia.
  2. First-person singular indicative past form of kukkia.

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