FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Unknown. Has variants like rairo, raivo, raito, so probably from older *raiδo. Perhaps an obscured derivation from raita (track).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈrɑi̯lo/, [ˈrɑi̯lo̞]
  • Rhymes: -ɑilo
  • Syllabification(key): rai‧lo

NounEdit

railo

  1. crack, crevasse (on ice)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of railo (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative railo railot
genitive railon railojen
partitive railoa railoja
illative railoon railoihin
singular plural
nominative railo railot
accusative nom. railo railot
gen. railon
genitive railon railojen
partitive railoa railoja
inessive railossa railoissa
elative railosta railoista
illative railoon railoihin
adessive railolla railoilla
ablative railolta railoilta
allative railolle railoille
essive railona railoina
translative railoksi railoiksi
instructive railoin
abessive railotta railoitta
comitative railoineen
Possessive forms of railo (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person railoni railomme
2nd person railosi railonne
3rd person railonsa