See also: tekö

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the verb tehdä with the suffix -o.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

teko

  1. act, deed
  2. achievement
    • Se oli mahtava teko.
      • It was a great achievement.
  3. As modifier in a compound term, signifies artificial, manmade, false, mock, cod, simulated.
    • tekohammas = false tooth
    • tekolatina = cod Latin
    • tekonahka = simulated leather
    • tekopyhä = hypocritical
    • tekosilkki = artificial silk
    • tekotimantti = manmade diamond
  4. As modifier in a compound term, refers to a deed, especially in a legal context.
    • tekopaikka = the location where an act takes place; crime scene
    • tekotapa = way of doing something, method
    • tekoväline = any object that is used as the means of committing a crime

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

As a modifier teko- can be combined with a large number of nouns and adjectives. Some of the most common combinations are listed below.

  • tekokäsi
  • tekopaikka
  • tekopyhä
  • tekosilkki
  • tekosilmä
  • tekosiveä
  • tekosyy
  • tekotapa
  • tekotimantti
  • tekoväline

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JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

teko

  1. rōmaji reading of てこ
Last modified on 3 April 2014, at 18:20