-issa

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See also: issa, Issa, and issā

Ingrian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic [Term?]. Cognates include Finnish -ista.

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-issa (front vowel variant -issä)

  1. Forms frequentative verbs.
    laskia (to lower)laskiissa (to descend)

Derived terms[edit]



Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek -ισσα (-issa).

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-issa f (genitive -issae); first declension

  1. (Late Latin) Used to form feminine forms of masculine nouns.

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative -issa -issae
Genitive -issae -issārum
Dative -issae -issīs
Accusative -issam -issās
Ablative -issā -issīs
Vocative -issa -issae

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Descendants[edit]

  • Aromanian: -easã
  • Middle French: -esse
  • Italian: -essa
  • Norman: -êsse