See also: sk, Sk, SK, .sk, -isk, sk., and s.k.

DanishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse -iskr, -skr, from Proto-Germanic *-iskaz, from Proto-Indo-European *-iskos.

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-sk (neuter -sk or -skt, definite and plural -ske, comparative -skere, superlative -skest)

  1. Forms adjectives from nouns with sense of pertaining to
  2. Forms adjectives appended to roots denoting names of nations or regions
  3. Forms adjectives describing a certain look or character

Derived termsEdit


ReferencesEdit


FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From -skur.

AdjectiveEdit

-sk

  1. feminine nominative singular of -skur
  2. neuter nominative plural of -skur
  3. neuter accusative plural of -skur

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse -skr

SuffixEdit

-sk

  1. -ish (of or pertaining to)
  2. -ish (of a nationality, or the language associated with a nationality)
  3. used to form adjectives from nouns and verbs.

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse -skr

SuffixEdit

-sk

  1. -ish (of or pertaining to)
  2. -ish (of a nationality, or the language associated with a nationality)
  3. used to form adjectives from nouns and verbs.

Derived termsEdit

See also Bokmål above.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse -skr, from Proto-Germanic *-iskaz.

SuffixEdit

-sk

  1. Alternative form of -isk

Derived termsEdit



West FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Frisian -isk, from Proto-Germanic *-iskaz.

SuffixEdit

-sk

  1. -ish

Further readingEdit

  • -sk”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011