-ство

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Belarusian[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ство́ (-stvó)

  1. Stressed variant of -ства (-stva).

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Category Belarusian words suffixed with -ство not found



Russian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *-ьstvo.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • -ство: IPA(key): [stvə]
  • -ство́: IPA(key): [ˈstvo]

Suffix[edit]

-ство or -ство́ (-stvo or -stvón

  1. suffix appended to nouns and adjectives to create a neuter noun, usually an abstract noun denoting a relation, social status, scientific discipline, quality or state: -hood, -ness, -ity

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *-ьstvo.

Suffix[edit]

-ство (Latin spelling -stvo)

  1. Suffix appended to words to create a neuter noun, usually an abstract noun denoting a relation, social status, scientific discipline, quality or a state. Corresponding to English -hood or -ness.

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