HungarianEdit

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-ra

  1. onto, on (sublative case ending)
    asztal (table) → tedd az asztalra - put it on the table

DeclensionEdit

Usage notesEdit

  • Member of the following suffix cluster:
-ra is added to back vowel words. Final -a changes to -á-.
pad (bench) → Leültem egy padra. - I sat down on a bench.
alma (apple) → Allergiás vagyok az almára. - I am allergic to apples.
-re is added to front vowel words. Final -e changes to -é-.
szék (chair) → Leültem egy székre. - I sat down on a chair.
béke (peace) → Mindenki békére vágyik. - Everyone longs for peace.

See alsoEdit


IrishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • -radh (obsolete)

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish -rad.

SuffixEdit

-ra m

  1. Collective suffix, attached to nouns or adjectives, used to form nouns:
    -ry, -y

Usage notesEdit

  • This affix forms masculine nouns of the fourth declension:

SlovakEdit

SuffixEdit

-ra f

  1. Nominal suffix.

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Usage notesEdit

This suffix is only used for one word: kostra, hence the genitive plural form -or, the dative plural form -ram and the locative plural form -rach are hypothetical.

Last modified on 26 March 2014, at 20:39