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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

PronunciationEdit

ParticleEdit

-ci

  1. this: always used with ce or pronouns such as celui, celle
    Cet homme-ci n'est pas mon mari
    This man is not my husband.
    Cette maison-ci va brûler
    This house is going to burn.

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HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

-c (diminutive suffix) + -i (diminutive suffix)[1]

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-ci

  1. (diminutive suffix) Used mostly in given names, but also in other words.
    LászlóLaci
    futballfoci

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ItalianEdit

PronounEdit

-ci

  1. enclitic form of ci; appended to present active infinitive verb forms to derive reflexive, accusative and dative forms when the object is first plural person
    dare (to give)darci (to give ourselves; to give us; to give for us)
    vendere (to sell)venderci (to sell ourselves; to sell us; to sell to us)
    servire (to serve)servirci (to serve ourselves; to serve us; to serve to us)

Usage notesEdit

The final -e of the original infinitive is removed :

-are-arci
-ere-erci
-ire-irci

Where the verb ends in -rre, the final re is removed, leaving behind just an -r:

introdurre (to introduce)introdurci (to introduce ourselves; to introduce us; to insert in us)

In any case, after the suffixation, there is only a single r and no vowels immediately before -ci.


LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Declined forms of -cus (adjectival suffix).

SuffixEdit

-cī

  1. nominative masculine plural of -cus
  2. genitive masculine singular of -cus
  3. genitive neuter singular of -cus
  4. vocative masculine plural of -cus

Etymology 2Edit

A declined form of -cum (nominal suffix).

SuffixEdit

-cī n

  1. genitive singular of -cum

TurkishEdit

SuffixEdit

-ci

  1. Suffix appended to words to create a noun, denoting a profession or occupation.

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