Appendix:Proto-Slavic/-ьskъ

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This Proto-Slavic entry contains reconstructed words and roots. As such, the term(s) in this entry are not directly attested, but are hypothesized to have existed based on comparative evidence.

Proto-Slavic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *-iškas, from Proto-Indo-European *-iskos. Compare Latvian -isks, Lithuanian -iškas, Proto-Germanic *-iskaz.

Suffix[edit]

*-ьskъ

  1. -ic, -ish; characteristic of, typical of

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Category Proto-Slavic words suffixed with *-ьskъ not found

Descendants[edit]

Only the definite form of the adjective survives in most languages. However, the indefinite form was still present in Old Church Slavonic.