-ós

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin -ōsus.

Suffix[edit]

-ós

  1. -ous, -y

Derived terms[edit]


Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(present participle suffix) +‎ -s (adjective-forming suffix)

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ós

  1. Added to a verb to form an adjective expressing the permanent quality originating from the action. Several of the derived adjectives are also used as nouns.
    tud (to know) → tudós (scholar)

Usage notes[edit]

  • Member of the following suffix cluster:
    -ós is added to back vowel verbs
    -ős is added to front vowel verbs

See also[edit]