-ίτσα

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a Slavic language; compare Proto-Slavic *-ica.

Suffix[edit]

-ίτσα ‎(-ítsaf

  1. Added to nouns (usually feminine) to give a diminutive form, expressing small size or affection.
    Ελένη (Helen)   x   Ελενίτσα (Nelly)
    κούκλα (doll)   x   κουκλίτσα (dolly)

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

  • -άκι ‎(-áki) (used chiefly with neuter nouns)

Derived terms[edit]