-og

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See also: og, Og, OG, óg, òg, o. g., 'og, and -óg

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

-o- +‎ -g ‎(frequentative suffix)

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-og

  1. (frequentative suffix) Added to a stem - often an onomatopoeia - to form a verb expressing a (quickly) repeating or continuous action.
    vacog ‎(to chatter - to shut and open the mouth quickly in the cold)
    mosoly ‎(smile) → mosolyog ‎(to smile)

Usage notes[edit]

  • (frequentative suffix) Harmonic variants:
    -g is added to words ending in a vowel
    -og is added to some back vowel words
    -ag is added to other back vowel words
    -eg is added to unrounded front vowel words
    -ög is added to rounded front vowel words

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Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *-ākos, from Proto-Indo-European *-eh₂kos, *-eh₂ḱos, from a-stem suffix *-eh₂- + adjectival suffix *-kos, *-ḱos. Akin to Irish -ach, Latin -ācus, -īcus and English -y.

Suffix[edit]

-og

  1. suffix of possession: belonging to, -'s (e.g., taeog)
  2. suffix of agency: one who does something, -er, -or (e.g., tywysog)

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