-øs

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German -ös, from French -eux, from Latin -ōsus. Also with the forms "-iøs" and "-tiøs".

Pronunciation[edit]

  • -øs: IPA(key): /-øːs/, [-ˈøːˀs]
  • -iøs: IPA(key): /-jøːs/, [-ˈjøːˀs] or IPA(key): /-iøːs/, [-iˈøːˀs]
  • tiøs: IPA(key): /-sjøːs/, [-ˈɕøːˀs]

Suffix[edit]

-øs

  1. -ous

Usage notes[edit]

Adjectives formed by -øs have nouns ending in -itet with the sense of "the quality of being adjective". The ø may be retained or morph into o.

Derived terms[edit]



Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German -ös, from French -eux, from Latin -ōsus.

Suffix[edit]

-øs

  1. -ous

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German -ös, from French -eux, from Latin -ōsus.

Suffix[edit]

-øs

  1. -ous

Derived terms[edit]

See Bokmål above.

References[edit]