-il

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Northern Sami[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Samic *-jēlē.

Suffix[edit]

-il

  1. Forms adjectives from verbs, indicating an inclination or tendency to perform the verb's action.
    sodjat (to bend) + ‎-il → ‎soddjil (tending to bend, flexible)

Usage notes[edit]

This suffix triggers the strongest grade on a preceding stressed syllable.

Inflection[edit]

Odd, no gradation
Attributive -ilis
Nominative -il
Genitive -ila
Attributive -ilis
singular plural
Nominative -il -ilat
Accusative -ila -iliid
Genitive -ila -iliid
Illative -ilii -iliidda
Locative -ilis -iliin
Comitative -iliin -iliiguin
Essive -ilin

Derived terms[edit]



Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin -īlis.

Suffix[edit]

-il

  1. -ile (tending to or capable of)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin -īlis.

Suffix[edit]

-il m, f

  1. -ile (indicating relation or pertaining to)

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See also[edit]


Volapük[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-il

  1. Used to form diminutive nouns

Derived terms[edit]