-ismus

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin -ismus. Compare -ism.

Suffix[edit]

-ismus

  1. Forming compound nouns describing a condition or system.

Derived terms[edit]


Alemannic German[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ismus

  1. -ism

Czech[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ismus m

  1. -ism

See also[edit]


German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek -ισμός (-ismós).

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ismus m (genitive -ismus, plural -ismen)

  1. -ism

Derived terms[edit]


Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek -ισμός (-ismós), a suffix that forms abstract nouns of action, state, condition, doctrine; which is from stem of verbs in -ίζειν (-ízein), or from -ισμα (-isma), which more specifically expressed a finished act or thing done.

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ismus m (genitive -ismī); second declension

  1. -ism

Declension[edit]

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative -ismus -ismī
genitive -ismī -ismōrum
dative -ismō -ismīs
accusative -ismum -ismōs
ablative -ismō -ismīs
vocative -isme -ismī

Low German[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ismus

  1. -ism

Luxembourgish[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ismus m

  1. -ism