See also: -ský

EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

SuffixEdit

-sky

  1. Alternative spelling of -ski.

SlovakEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

SuffixEdit

-sky m

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

DeclensionEdit

Usage notesEdit

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

See alsoEdit

Last modified on 12 August 2013, at 00:51