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See also: ost, Ost, OST, ôt, öst, and øst

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CzechEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *-ostь; compare Old Church Slavonic -ость (-ostĭ).

SuffixEdit

-ost f

  1. A suffix, akin to -ness.

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit



Old EnglishEdit

SuffixEdit

-ost f

  1. Alternative form of -est

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *-ostь; compare Old Church Slavonic -ость (-ostĭ).

SuffixEdit

-ost (Cyrillic spelling -ост)

  1. Appended to adjectives and verbs to create a feminine noun, usually denoting a feature or quality. Similar to -oća.

SloveneEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *-ostь; compare Old Church Slavonic -ость (-ostĭ).

SuffixEdit

-ost

  1. Suffix appended to words to create a feminine noun, usually an abstract noun denoting a quality.