-евич

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Russian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • -ович (-ovič)used after a hard consonant
  • -ич (-ič)colloquial, after a soft consonant
  • -ыч (-yč)colloquial, after a hard consonant

Suffix[edit]

-евич (-evičm

  1. A masculine patronymic suffix added to a given name ending in a soft (palatalized) consonant: son of
    И́горь (Ígorʹ, Igor) + ‎-евич (-evič) → ‎И́горевич (Ígorevič, son of Igor)
    Тимофе́й (Timoféj, Timothy) + ‎-евич (-evič) → ‎Тимофе́евич (Timoféjevič, son of Timothy)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]