See also: pika, Pika, píka, and píkǎ

FinnishEdit

(index pi)

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *pika (compare Estonian pea, Karelian pika, Livonian pigā, Veps piga, Votic pigaa), probably borrowed from Proto-Germanic *fikaz (compare Danish fige, Swedish fika (to strive (for))).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈpikɑ/, [ˈpikɑ]

PrefixEdit

pika-

  1. quick, fast, express, instant
  2. summary (performed speedily and without formal ceremony)

InflectionEdit

  • The cases of pika- serve in Finnish only as adverbs. The partitive singular is used only in the adverbial expression pikapikaa and tuota pikaa.

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