־אי

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Hebrew[edit]

Suffix[edit]

־ַאי (-a'í/-ái/-aym

  1. -ian, -eer: Denoting a profession or occupation.
    חַקְלַאי(khak'lái, agriculturist)
    עִיתּוֹן(‘itón, newspaper) ‎→ עִיתּוֹנַאי(‘itóna'í, journalist)

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Suffix[edit]

־אִי (-íym

  1. Used in forming adjectives related to a profession or occupation.
    חַקְלָאִי(khak'líy, agricultural)
    עִיתּוֹן(‘itón, newspaper) ‎→ עִיתּוֹנָאִי(‘itóná'íy, journalistic)
  2. Used in forming taxonomic orders.
    תוכי \ תֻּכִּי(túki) ‎→ תוכאים \ תֻּכָּאִים(tukaím)

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