Komi-Zyrian edit

Pronunciation edit

Suffix edit

-са (-sa)

  1. Used to form nouns denoting an inhabitant of a certain place.
  2. Used to form relational adjectives for a certain place.
    кар (kar, city) + ‎-са (-sa) → ‎карса (karsa, urban)

Derived terms edit

References edit

  • Bubrikh, Dmitry V. (1949) Грамматика литературного коми языка [Grammar of the literary Komi language] (in Russian), Leningrad: Zhdanov Leningrad State University, page 85

Moksha edit

Alternative forms edit

  • -со- (-so-) (preceding another suffix)

Etymology edit

Akin to Erzya -со (-so), Finnish -ssa (inessive suffix) (which in some dialects is -sa). Originally likely based on Proto-Uralic *-na and an internal locative infix -s- of uncertain origin but possibly from the lative ending *-s.

Suffix edit

-са (-sa)

  1. inessive suffix
    • V. I. Ščankina (2011) Russko-mokšansko-erzjanskij slovarʹ [Russian-Moksha-Erzya Dictionary], Saransk, →ISBN
      здесь — тяса
      zďeś — ťa sa
      here [in Russian] — here

Derived terms edit