EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin -ismus. Doublet of -ism.

SuffixEdit

-ismus

  1. Forming compound nouns describing a condition or system.

Derived termsEdit


Alemannic GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin -ismus, from Ancient Greek -ισμός (-ismós).

SuffixEdit

-ismus

  1. -ism

CzechEdit

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-ismus m

  1. -ism

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Further readingEdit


GermanEdit

 -ismus on German Wikipedia

EtymologyEdit

From Latin -ismus, from Ancient Greek -ισμός (-ismós).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /-ˈɪsmʊs/
  • (file)

SuffixEdit

-ismus m

  1. -ism

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit


LatinEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek -ισμός (-ismós), a suffix that forms abstract nouns of practice or teaching (doctrine); which itself is from the stem of verbs in -ίζειν (-ízein), or from -ισμα (-isma), which more specifically expressed a finished act or thing done.

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-ismus m (genitive -ismī); second declension

  1. -ism; Suffixed to nouns or verbs to forms masculine abstract nouns of practice (action or incidence), result, teaching (doctrine or philosophy), or status (state or condition) related to the thing or action so suffixed

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative -ismus -ismī
Genitive -ismī -ismōrum
Dative -ismō -ismīs
Accusative -ismum -ismōs
Ablative -ismō -ismīs
Vocative -isme -ismī

Derived termsEdit


Low GermanEdit

SuffixEdit

-ismus

  1. -ism

LuxembourgishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German -ismus, from Latin -ismus.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈismus/, [ˈizmus]

SuffixEdit

-ismus m

  1. -ism