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Verb type: 3


  1. (intransitive) to die (of/from = illative)
    Synonyms: see Thesaurus:kuolla
    olla kuolemaisillaan ― to be at the point of death
    Isoäitini kuoli syöpään.
    My grandmother died of cancer.
    Kuolen nälkään.
    I'll starve to death.
    (literally, “I'll die of hunger.”)


Indicative Conjugations

The present, imperfect, perfect, and pluperfect (past perfect) tenses in English correspond to "speaks", "spoke", "has spoken", and "had spoken".

Conditional Conjugations

The conditional present and perfect moods in English typically correspond to "would" and "would have".