-es-

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German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Interfix[edit]

-es-

  1. Genitival interfix used to link elements in some compounds.
    Bundesamt

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Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Suffix form of esar(to be).

Suffix[edit]

-es-

  1. suffix used to form passive form in verbs
    frapar(to hit) + ‎-es- → ‎frapesar(being hit)

Derived terms[edit]

Category Ido words suffixed with -es- not found


Etymology[edit]

From Esperanto -ec-, from English -ess, French -esse and -ise, Italian -ezza and -izia, Spanish -eza, -icia and -ez, all ultimately from Latin -itia.

Suffix[edit]

-es-

  1. -ion, -ness, -ity, -tude, -ship (etc., used abstractly: suffix denoting, with nonverbal roots, a state or quality)
    frato(sibling) + ‎-es- → ‎frateso(brotherhood or sisterhood)
    kolda(cold) + ‎-es- → ‎koldeso(coldness)

Derived terms[edit]

Category Ido words suffixed with -es- not found