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DanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-isk (neuter -isk or -iskt, definite and plural -iske)

  1. Alternative form of -sk

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse -iskr, from Proto-Germanic *-iskaz, from Proto-Indo-European *-iskos. Cognate with Danish -isk, German -isch, Dutch -s, English -ish, and Ancient Greek diminutive suffix -ισκος (-iskos).

SuffixEdit

-isk

  1. -ish (of or pertaining to)
  2. -esque (in the style or manner of)
  3. also forming adjectives from nouns.

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

As above.

SuffixEdit

-isk

  1. -ish (of or pertaining to)
  2. -esque (in the style or manner of)
  3. also forming adjectives from nouns.

Derived termsEdit


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SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse -iskr, from Proto-Germanic *-iskaz, from Proto-Indo-European *-iskos.

SuffixEdit

-isk

  1. -ish, of or pertaining to; making an adjective based on a noun

Derived termsEdit


See alsoEdit