LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek -της (-tēs).

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-tēs m (genitive -tae)

  1. (geography) -iot, -ian; suffix forming a masculine noun: one connected to, a member of; one from a particular place (demonym)
    Attalīa + -tēsAttalīatēs, Attalīatae
    Ēpīros + -tēsĒpīrōtēs, Ēpīrōtae
    Tegea + -tēsTegeātēs, Tegeātae

InflectionEdit

First-declension noun (masculine Greek-type with nominative singular in -ēs).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative -tēs -tae
Genitive -tae -tārum
Dative -tae -tīs
Accusative -tēn -tās
Ablative -tē -tīs
Vocative -tē -tae

Derived termsEdit