See also: ligr

Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *-līkaz (having the body or form of), from *līką (body).

SuffixEdit

-ligr

  1. suffix used to create adjectives, having the sense of -y, -ly, -like
  2. (weak neuter accusative singular) used to create adverbs from these adjectives

Derived termsEdit


DescendantsEdit

  • Old Danish: -lig
  • Faroese: -ligur
  • Icelandic: -legur
  • Norwegian:
    • Norwegian Nynorsk: -leg
    • Norwegian Bokmål: -lig
  • Old Swedish: -liker