-eg-

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Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Russian -яга(-jaga).

Suffix[edit]

-eg-

  1. denotes augmentative of degree
    varma(warm) + ‎-eg- → ‎varmega(hot)
    ridi(laugh) + ‎-eg- → ‎ridegi(guffaw)
    pafilo(gun) + ‎-eg- → ‎pafilego(cannon)

Usage notes[edit]

Unlike most Esperanto suffixes, -eg- does not affect the part of speech of the root.

Antonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

  • ega(great)
  • ege(greatly)



Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Esperanto -eg-, from Russian -яга(-jaga).

Suffix[edit]

-eg-

  1. suffix denoting augmentation, intensity, a higher or extreme degree
    domo(house) + ‎-eg- → ‎domego(mansion)
    bela(beautiful) + ‎-eg- → ‎belega(gorgeous)
    blamar(to blame) + ‎-eg- → ‎blamegar(to vituperate)

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Derived terms[edit]