-shëm

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Albanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-shëm

  1. Makes adjectives from verbs and nouns. The most common meaning the suffix carries is comparable to -able in English. Etymologicaly cognate to Old High German -sam (-some), Old Norse -samr (-some).

Usage notes[edit]

While there are certain exceptions, there are some general rules for adding this suffix.