-ísimo

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin -issimus, and partly based on the model of Italian -issimo.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈisimo/, [ˈisimo̞]

Suffix[edit]

-ísimo m ‎(feminine -ísima, plural -ísimos, feminine plural -ísimas)

  1. Added to adjectives to form the absolute superlative.
  2. Added to adverbs to form the superlative (e.g. lejísimo ‎(farthest) and tardísimo ‎(latest))

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References[edit]

  1. ^ http://lettere2.unive.it/lmondin/Introduzione%20allo%20studio%20del%20latino/intro1.pdf