See also: log, lóg, lòg, lög, løg, log., and løg-

EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From French -logue, from Ancient Greek -λόγος (-lógos, one who speaks (in a certain manner)).

PronunciationEdit

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-log

  1. Discourse of a specified kind.
  2. Compilation.
  3. (rare) -logist.

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CzechEdit

SuffixEdit

-log

  1. -logist
    bio- + ‎-log → ‎biolog
    geo- + ‎-log → ‎geolog

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HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

-l (frequentative suffix) +‎ -o- +‎ -g (frequentative suffix)[1]

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-log

  1. (frequentative verb-forming suffix, rare) Added to a stem to form a verb denoting repetitive action.
    társalog (to chat)

Usage notesEdit

  • (frequentative verb-forming suffix) No longer productive. Harmonic variants and alternative forms:
    -log is added to back vowel words
    -leg is added to unrounded front vowel words
    -lög is added to rounded front vowel words
    -lyog is added to back vowel words
    -lyeg is added to unrounded front vowel words
    -lyög is added to rounded front vowel words

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Zaicz, Gábor. Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (’Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN   (See also its second, revised, expanded edition published in 2021: →ISBN)

SwedishEdit

SuffixEdit

-log (definite singular -logen, indefinite plural -loger, definite plural -logerna)

  1. -logist, describing a scientist, e.g. ekolog, hydrolog, kosmolog
  2. -logue, describing a kind of speech, e.g. analog, dialog, katalog

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