See also: zaam

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch -sam, later also -saem based on the inflected forms, from Old Dutch -sam, from Proto-Germanic *-samaz. Cognate with English -some, German -sam, Old Norse -samr.

SuffixEdit

-zaam

  1. Used to form adjectives/adverbs of base adjective's quality; compare English -able, English -some.
    moe (tired) + ‎-zaam → ‎moeizaam (tiresome)

Derived termsEdit


See alsoEdit

-baar