-schipe

Middle EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old English -scipe, from Proto-Germanic *-skapiz.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /-ʃip(ə)/, /-ʃɛp(ə)/

SuffixEdit

-schipe

  1. Affixed to nouns and adjectives to form nouns denoting being, status, quality, activity, collectivity or condition.

Derived termsEdit


DescendantsEdit

  • English: -ship
  • Scots: -schip

See alsoEdit

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