-ost

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See also: ost, Ost, OST, ôt, öst, and øst

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *-ostь; compare Old Church Slavonic -ость (-ostĭ).

Suffix[edit]

-ost f

  1. -ness: from adjectives, forms nouns indicating a property

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Old English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ost

  1. Alternative form of -est

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *-ostь; compare Old Church Slavonic -ость (-ostĭ).

Suffix[edit]

-ost (Cyrillic spelling -ост)

  1. Appended to adjectives and verbs to create a feminine noun, usually denoting a feature or quality. Similar to -oća.

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Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *-ostь.

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ost or -ọ̑st f

  1. Forms abstract nouns from adjectives, denoting a quality.

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