FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Developed from taaksi, the translative singular of taka.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtɑːkseˣ/, [ˈt̪ɑːks̠e̞(ʔ)]
  • Rhymes: -ɑːkse
  • Hyphenation: taak‧se

AdverbEdit

taakse

  1. behind, to behind
    Jätimme heidät kauas taakse.
    We left them far behind.
  2. (nautical) abaft, astern

SynonymsEdit

  • (dialectal) taa

AntonymsEdit

PostpositionEdit

taakse (+ genitive or possessive suffix)

  1. behind, to behind
    Mene talon taakse!
    Go behind the house!
  2. (nautical) abaft, aft, astern of

InflectionEdit

Personal/possessive forms of taakse
no possessor taakse
possessor singular plural
1st person taakseni taaksemme
2nd person taaksesi taaksenne
3rd person taakseen
taaksensa

SynonymsEdit

  • (dialectal): taa

AntonymsEdit

Related termsEdit

  • See the inflection table.

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