Last modified on 24 January 2015, at 22:24

-by

See also: by, BY, , by-, by., and .by

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse býr (settlement).

SuffixEdit

-by

  1. habitation when used as a suffix to many placenames

PolishEdit

SuffixEdit

-by

  1. conditional mood marker

Usage notesEdit

May be attached to verbs in the past tense, some conjunctions (gdyby, jeśliby) or used as a stand-alone particle, see by.