-sky

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English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-sky

  1. Alternative spelling of -ski

Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *-ьskъ, from Proto-Indo-European *-iskos.

Suffix[edit]

-sky m

  1. (as an adjective) -ian (from, related to, or like)
    Irán --> iránsky
    Nitra --> nitriansky

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

This suffix is used instead of -ský when the preceding syllable contains a long vowel or a diphthong.

See also[edit]