KashubianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *-akъ. Cognates include Polish -ak and Czech -ák.

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-ôk m

  1. Used to form nouns denoting a profession related to the suffixed noun.
    rëba (fish) + ‎-ôk → ‎rëbôk (fisherman)
  2. Used to form nouns featuring a characteristic of the suffixed noun.
    dzëba (beek) + ‎-ôk → ‎dzëbôk (platypus)
  3. Used to form nouns denoting an actor of the suffixed verb.
    grëzc (to gnaw) + ‎-ôk → ‎grëzôk (rodent)

Derived termsEdit