-chi

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Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

-chi

  1. Rōmaji transcription of

Quechua[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-chi

  1. Derivational suffix, causative. To make someone do something; to let or allow something.
    llamkay (to work)llamkachiy (to make one work)
    yachay (to learn)yachachiy (to teach)

Etymology 2[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • -shi (Cajamarca); -tri (Jauja, Junín)

Suffix[edit]

-chi

  1. Used to indicate a putative or conjectural statement.

See also[edit]


Yine[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-chi

  1. suffix applied to naturally possessed nouns to depossess them; that is, to indicate that they are not, in fact, possessed

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