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teko

teko

See also: tekô and tekö

Finnish

Noun

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

Declension

Inflection of teko (Kotus type 1/valo, k- gradation)
nominative teko teot
genitive teon tekojen
partitive tekoa tekoja
illative tekoon tekoihin
singular plural
nominative teko teot
accusative nom. teko teot
gen. teon
genitive teon tekojen
partitive tekoa tekoja
inessive teossa teoissa
elative teosta teoista
illative tekoon tekoihin
adessive teolla teoilla
ablative teolta teoilta
allative teolle teoille
essive tekona tekoina
translative teoksi teoiksi
instructive teoin
abessive teotta teoitta
comitative tekoineen

Synonyms

Derived terms

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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Japanese

Romanization

teko

  1. rōmaji reading of てこ