-ський

UkrainianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *-ьskъ. Cognate with Russian -ский (-skij), Belarusian -скі (-ski), Polish -ski, Czech -ský.

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-ський (-sʹkyj)

  1. Used to form adjectives, often from nouns; -ish, -y.
    Украї́на (Ukrajína, Ukraine) + ‎-ський (-sʹkyj) → ‎украї́нський (ukrajínsʹkyj, Ukrainian)

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