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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]

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Etymology[edit]

From -aigh +‎ -adh

Suffix[edit]

  1. Regular verbal noun of second-conjugation verbs, notably verbs in -aigh.

Usage notes[edit]

  • May be used as a noun, which then decline as third-declension masculine nouns (which may or may not have a plural):
    tosaigh(begin)tosú m(commencement)
    uraigh(eclipse, verb)urú m(eclipse, noun)

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