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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. -ness: from adjectives forms nouns indicating a property

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit


Further readingEdit


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.

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-ost or -ọ̑st f

  1. Forms abstract nouns from adjectives, denoting a quality.

Derived termsEdit