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
    e.g. ‎pura (clean) + ‎-igi → ‎purigi (to make clean, to clean (tr)).
  2. (with verbal roots) makes transitive verbs out of intransitive ones
    e.g. ‎bruli (to burn (intr)) + ‎-igi → ‎bruligi (to burn (tr)).

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Ido: -igar

See alsoEdit