-isk

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See also: -sk

Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-isk c, n (definite and plural -iske)

  1. alternative form of -sk

Norwegian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse -iskr, from Proto-Germanic *-iskaz, from Proto-Indo-European *-iskos. Cognate with Danish -isk, German -isch, Dutch -s, English -ish, and Ancient Greek diminutive suffix -ισκος (-iskos).

Suffix[edit]

-isk

  1. -ish (of or pertaining to)
  2. -esque (in the style or manner of)

Derived terms[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse -iskr, from Proto-Germanic *-iskaz, from Proto-Indo-European *-iskos.

Suffix[edit]

-isk

  1. -ish, of or pertaining to; making an adjective based on a noun

Derived terms[edit]

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