-il

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Northern SamiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Samic *-jēlē.

SuffixEdit

-il

  1. Forms adjectives from verbs, indicating an inclination or tendency to perform the verb's action.
    sodjat ‎(to bend) + ‎-il → ‎soddjil ‎(tending to bend, flexible)

Usage notesEdit

This suffix triggers the strongest grade on a preceding stressed syllable.

InflectionEdit

Inflection of -il (odd, no gradation)
Attributive -ilis
Nominative -il
Genitive -ila
Attributive -ilis
singular plural
Nominative -il -ilat
Genitive -ila -iliid
Accusative -ila -iliid
Illative -ilii -iliidda
Locative -ilis -iliin
Comitative -iliin -iliiguin
Essive -ilin

Derived termsEdit

Category Northern Sami words suffixed with -il not found



SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin -īlis.

SuffixEdit

-il m, f

  1. -ile (indicating relation or pertaining to)

Derived termsEdit


See alsoEdit


VolapükEdit

SuffixEdit

-il

  1. Used to form diminutive nouns

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