Last modified on 24 September 2014, at 10:27

FrenchEdit

SuffixEdit

-it

  1. Suffix forming the third-person singular present indicative of -ir verbs.
  2. Suffix forming the third-person singular past historic of -ir verbs.
  3. Suffix forming the third-person singular past historic of -re verbs.

ManxEdit

Alternative formsEdit

SuffixEdit

-it

  1. Suffix forming the past participle of verbs.
  2. -ed, -ized

Derived termsEdit


Old IrishEdit

SuffixEdit

-it (suffixed pronoun)

  1. him
  2. it (object pronoun)

Usage notesEdit

This suffix is used only after 1st person singular forms in -(e)a, 1st person plural forms in -mi, and 3rd person plural forms in -(a)it. After 3rd person singular forms, the suffix -i is used.

See alsoEdit

Derived termsEdit

Category Old Irish words suffixed with -it not found

SwedishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

SuffixEdit

-it

  1. Suffix used to form the supine tense of verbs belonging to the fourth conjugation (strong verbs); see also -t
Usage notesEdit

The suffix is used with the same version of the stem as is the past participle.

Etymology 2Edit

SuffixEdit

-it

  1. (pathology) Suffix used to form nouns corresponding to diseases characterized by inflammation (similar to -itis in English)

Derived termsEdit