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-im

BislamaEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

English him, 'em

SuffixEdit

-im

  1. Indicates a transitive verb

Usage notesEdit

The suffix to be used is determined by vowel harmony. If the last vowel in the stem is i, then the suffix is -im. Otherwise, use -em or -um.


HungarianEdit

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-im

  1. my ... -s (first-person singular possessive suffix denoting plural possession)
    kapu (gate) → a kapuim (my gates)
    palota (palace) → a palotáim (my palaces)
    érme (coin) → az érméim (my coins)

DeclensionEdit

For back vowel words:

For front vowel words:

Usage notesEdit

  • (possessive suffix): Member of the following suffix cluster:
    -im is added to words ending in a vowel except -i. Final -a changes to -á-. Final -e changes to -é-.
    -aim is added to back vowel words ending in a consonant
    -eim is added to front vowel words ending in a consonant
    -jaim is added to back vowel words ending in a consonant or the vowel -i
    -jeim is added to front vowel words ending in a consonant or the vowel -i

See alsoEdit


IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Alternative formsEdit

SuffixEdit

-im

  1. Synthetic present tense ending of Irish verbs, corresponding to I:
    zero ending (first person singular)

Usage notesEdit

  • This form is attached to first-conjugation verbs with stems ending in either a sender consonant or a vowel;
  • Used in place of the pronoun :
    feicim (I see), from feic
    súim (I suck), from súigh (stem sú-)

Related termsEdit


PijinEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

English him, 'em

SuffixEdit

-im

  1. Indicates a transitive verb

Usage notesEdit

The suffix to be used is determined by vowel harmony. If the last vowel in the stem is i, then the suffix is -im. Otherwise, use -em or -um.


PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-im m (plural -ins)

  1. (uncommon) forms diminutives
  2. Eye dialect spelling of -inho, representing Minas Gerais Portuguese.

SynonymsEdit

  • (diminutive suffix): -inho

Tok PisinEdit

EtymologyEdit

English him and 'em

SuffixEdit

-im

  1. Indicates a transitive verb

TurkishEdit

SuffixEdit

-im

  1. First-person singular possessive suffix denoting singular possession in words ending in a consonant.
    ev (house) → evim (my house)
    ofis (office) → ofisim (my office)
  2. Conjugation of the verb "to be" for first-person singular, simple present tense.
    güzel (beautiful) → güzelim (I am beautiful)
  3. Personal suffix for "ben" ("I" - first person singular)
    gel + -ecek + -imgeleceğim (I will come)
    sev + -(e)r + -imseverim (I like, enjoy)

Usage notesEdit


UzbekEdit

SuffixEdit

im (-им)

  1. First-person singular possessive suffix. Used after a noun ending in a consonant. It has the same meaning as "mening" (my) placed before a noun.
    • Bu kitobim.
      "This is my book."