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Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

  1. (adjective suffix) Added to a noun to form an adjective denoting possession.
    láb (foot)nagy lábú ember - man with big feet / big footed man
    haj (hair)vörös hajú - redheaded

Usage notes[edit]

  • Harmonic variants:
    is added to back vowel words ending in a consonant
    is added to front vowel words ending in a consonant
    -jú is added to back vowel words ending in a vowel. Final -a changes to -á-.
    -jű is added to front vowel words ending in a vowel. Final -e changes to -é-.

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Irish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From -aigh +‎ -adh

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Suffix[edit]

 m

  1. Regular verbal noun of second-conjugation verbs, notably verbs in -aigh.
    tosaigh (begin) + ‎ → ‎tosú (commencement)
    uraigh (eclipse, verb) + ‎ → ‎urú (eclipse, noun)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Irish -mad, from Proto-Celtic *-metos; compare Welsh -fed.

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Suffix[edit]

  1. -th (suffix forming ordinal numbers)
    ocht (eight) + ‎ → ‎ochtú (eighth)
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