-ский

RussianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

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

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SuffixEdit

-ский ‎(-skij)

  1. -ian, -ic, -ish (adjectival suffix forming nouns meaning "related to X")
    американский‎ ― amerikanskijAmerican
    английский‎ ― anglijskijEnglish
    русский‎ ― russkijRussian

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