DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse -samr. Related to samme (same). Compare Albanian -shëm, -sham.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /-sɔm/, [-ˌsʌmˀ], [-sʌm]

SuffixEdit

-som

  1. -some (characterized by some specific condition or quality)

Usage notesEdit

Forms adjectives, inflected: neuter -somt, definite and plural -somme, comparative -sommere, superlative -somst.

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Old IrishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • -sem (used in later texts after palatalized consonants and front vowels)

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-som

  1. emphatic suffix of the following persons; used after velarized consonants and back vowels
    1. third-person singular masculine
    2. third-person singular neuter
    3. third-person plural all genders

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