CzechEdit

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-it

  1. forms the infinitive of the 3rd class verbs.
  2. from nouns forms verbs
    barva + ‎-it → ‎barvit
    rybář + ‎-it → ‎rybařit
  3. from adjectives forms verbs
    tenký + ‎-it → ‎tenčit
  4. (masculine) -ite (used to form names of minerals and some rocks and fossils)

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • -it (se) in Slovník afixů užívaných v češtině, 2017

FrenchEdit

SuffixEdit

-it

  1. Suffix forming the third-person singular present indicative of -ir verbs.
  2. Suffix forming the third-person singular past historic of -ir verbs.
  3. Suffix forming the third-person singular past historic of -re verbs.

GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /iːt/
  • (file)

SuffixEdit

-it

  1. (masculine) -ite (used to form names of followers of a movement, Biblical descendants of a certain person, etc)
  2. (masculine) -ite (used to form names of minerals and some rocks and fossils)
  3. (chemistry, neuter) -ite (used to form names of salts and esters of acids whose name ends in -ous)

Derived termsEdit


GreenlandicEdit

SuffixEdit

-it (n-v?, truncative?)

  1. there is no [noun], has no [noun]

AntonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

SuffixEdit

-it (v-v?, truncative?)

  1. Reverses the meaning.

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


ManxEdit

Alternative formsEdit

SuffixEdit

-it

  1. Suffix forming the past participle of verbs.
  2. -ed, -ized

Derived termsEdit


Northern SamiEdit

PronunciationEdit

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SuffixEdit

-it

  1. Form of the suffix -t used with odd-syllable stems.

InflectionEdit

This adjective needs an inflection-table template.

Derived termsEdit


Old IrishEdit

SuffixEdit

-it (suffixed pronoun)

  1. him
  2. it (object pronoun)

Usage notesEdit

This suffix is used only after first-person singular forms in -(e)a, first-person plural forms in -mi, and 3rd person plural forms in -(a)it. After third-person singular forms, the suffix -i is used.

Derived termsEdit

Category Old Irish words suffixed with -it not found

See alsoEdit


Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From -inn +‎ -t.

SuffixEdit

-it

  1. positive degree strong neuter nominative/accusative singular of -inn (adjective suffix)
  2. strong neuter nominative/accusative singular of -inn (participle suffix)
    1. used to form the supine of verbs
  3. neuter nominative/accusative singular of -inn (definite article suffix)

SwedishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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SuffixEdit

-it

  1. Suffix used to form the supine tense of verbs belonging to the fourth conjugation (strong verbs); see also -t
Usage notesEdit

The suffix is used with the same version of the stem as is the past participle.

Etymology 2Edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-it

  1. (pathology) Suffix used to form nouns corresponding to diseases characterized by inflammation (similar to -itis in English)
    appendicit, bronkit, encefalit, gastrit, hepatit, laryngit, meningit, neurit, sinusit
  2. a (mineral) material with a certain origin or property, similar to English -ite
    bakelit, bauxit, dynamit, ebonit, eternit, grafit, malakit, masonit, nitrit
  3. a person from a certain place or a faith, similar to English -ite
    abderit, husit, israelit, jesuit, konvertit, kosmopolit, levit, malmöit, metropolit, muskovit, samarit, shiit, stachanovit, sunnit

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

AnagramsEdit


WelshEdit

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-it

  1. (literary) verb suffix for the second-person singular imperfect/conditional

Usage notesEdit

-ir is unusual in that although it contains the vowel i, it does not cause i-affection of internal vowels, for example, ‎canu (to sing) + ‎-it → ‎canit (you were singing, you would sing).

Derived termsEdit

Category Welsh words suffixed with -it not found