See also: igi, -iĝi, iĝi, and īgi

EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Perhaps from German -igen.

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-igi

  1. (with nominal/adjectival roots) to cause to be (according to the root)
    e.g. ‎manĝi (to eat) + ‎-igi → ‎manĝigi (to feed).
  2. (with verbal roots) makes transitive verbs out of intransitive ones
    e.g. ‎fali (to fall) + ‎-igi → ‎faligi (to fell).

Derived termsEdit


DescendantsEdit

  • Ido: -igar

See alsoEdit