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poikki

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See also poikki-

Finnish

Etymology

Originally shorter form for poikitse, prolative case of the stem poikki-.

Pronunciation

  • Hyphenation: poik‧ki

Adverb

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  1. broken into two or more pieces:
    • Onko sinulla luita poikki?
      • Do you have broken bones?
  2. with a verb describing the means of breaking into two or more pieces; off:
  3. (colloquial) exhausted, beat, dead tired:
    • Olen aivan poikki.
      • I'm dead tired.

Postposition

poikki (+ genitive)

  1. across, through

Inflection

Synonyms

  • (by, past) läpi
  • (by, past) poikitse (rare or archaic, poetic; dialectal)

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