-las

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Latin[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-lās

  1. accusative feminine plural of -lus

Northern Sami[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Samic *-lës.

Suffix[edit]

-las

  1. Forms adjectives from verbs, indicating an inclination or tendency to perform the verb's action.
    čierrut ‎(to cry) + ‎-las → ‎čirrolas ‎(tending to cry)

Usage notes[edit]

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

Inflection[edit]

Even, ss-s gradation
Attributive -las
Nominative -las
Genitive -lasa
Attributive -las
singular plural
Nominative -las -lasat
Genitive -lasa -lasaid
Accusative -lasa -lasaid
Illative -lassii -lasaide
Locative -lasas -lasain
Comitative -lasain -lasaiguin
Essive -lassan

Derived terms[edit]