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Verb type: 6


  1. (transitive) to state, note
  2. (transitive) to notice, discover, find (out)
  3. (transitive) to determine, ascertain (as = translative)
    Onnettomuuden syyksi todettiin laitevika.
    Mechanical failure was determined as the cause of the accident.
  4. (transitive) to diagnose (+ adessive) with
    Hänellä todettiin syöpä.
    He was diagnosed with cancer.
  5. (transitive) to pronounce (+ translative) (declare authoritatively, or as a formal expert opinion)
    Hänet todettiin kuolleeksi.
    He was pronounced dead.


Indicative Conjugations

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

Present tense conjugation chart

Past tense conjugation chart

Perfect tense conjugation chart

Pluperfect tense conjugation chart

Conditional Conjugations

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

Present tense conjugation chart

Perfect tense conjugation chart