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EstonianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Finnic *-mpa, cognate to Finnish -mpi.

SuffixEdit

-m

  1. Forms comparative adjectives.

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Finnic *-ma, cognate to Finnish -ma.

SuffixEdit

-m

  1. Forms nouns from verbs.
    koguma (to collect)kogum (collection, complex, group of items or objects)
    valima (to select)valim (sample (in statistics))
    hõljuma (to float)hõljum (plankton)

Derived termsEdit



HungarianEdit

SuffixEdit

-m

  1. (possessive suffix) my (first-person singular, single possession)
    hajó (boat)a hajóm (my boat)
    kocsi (car)a kocsim (my car)
    palota (palace)a palotám (my palace)
    érme (coin)az érmém (my coin)

Usage notesEdit

  • (possessive suffix) Variants:
    -m is added to words ending in a vowel. Final -a changes to -á-. Final -e changes to -é-.
    -om is added to some back vowel words ending in a consonant
    -am is added to other back vowel words ending in a consonant
    -em is added to unrounded front vowel words ending in a consonant
    -öm is added to rounded front vowel words ending in a consonant

See alsoEdit


NovialEdit

SuffixEdit

-m

  1. turns an adjective to which it is suffixed into an adverb
    bonibonim
    good → well

PolishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • -em (after a consonant)

SuffixEdit

-m

  1. First-person singular suffix.

See alsoEdit


QuechuaEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (after consonants) -mi
  • -n

SuffixEdit

-m

  1. Evidential suffix, first-hand information. Indicates that the speaker has direct evidence/knowledge of some fact, having experienced it, seen it, heard it, etc.
    Ñuqa runasimitam rimani. Qusqumantam kani.
    I speak Quechua. I am from Cusco.
    Allqukunaqa chawa aychatam mikhunku.
    Dogs eat raw meat.
  2. Used to mark an open-ended question; more informal than -taq
    Maymantam kanki?
    Where are you from?

See alsoEdit


TurkishEdit

SuffixEdit

-m

  1. First-person singular possessive suffix denoting singular possession in words ending in a vowel.
    kedi - kedim
    cat - my cat

Usage notesEdit


UzbekEdit

SuffixEdit

-m (-м)

  1. First person singular possessive suffix. Used after a noun ending in a vowel. It has the same meaning as "mening" (my) placed before a noun.
    • Bu ruchkam.
      "This is my ball pen."