-am

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Esperanto[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-am

  1. -time (suffix for correlatives of time)

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Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-am

  1. my (first-person singular possessive suffix denoting singular possession)
    ház (house) → a házam (my house)
  2. Added to a noun or a verb to form a noun.
    áll (to stand) → állam (state)
    dal (song) → dallam (tune)
    hoz (to bring) → hozam (yield)
    tart (to hold) → tartam (span as in lifespan)

Usage notes[edit]

  • (possessive suffix): Member of the following suffix cluster:
    -m is added to words ending in a vowel. Final -a changes to -á-. Final -e changes to -é-.
    -om is added to some back vowel words ending in a consonant
    -am is added to other back vowel words ending in a consonant
    -em is added to unrounded front vowel words ending in a consonant
    -öm is added to rounded front vowel words ending in a consonant
  • (noun suffix): Member of the following suffix cluster. A final single l may become long ll.
    -am is added to back vowel words
    -em is added to front vowel words

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Volapük[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-am

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