Thesaurus / suffix
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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While castra has always been a suffix, strata shows itself constantly as a prefix.

The very common French suffix -ville is regularly confounded with our -field.

The Romance of NamesErnest Weekley

The suffix -i, added to a noun stem, forms generally a neuter verb.

The MafuluRobert W. Williamson

A suffix is a syllable or word which is added to the end of another word to change the meaning of the basic word.

It is in Dak a living passive participial suffix combined with the like suffix -an, forming wa(h)an.

Fractionals are formed by adding the suffix -on (plus the endings o, a, or e as required) to the Cardinal Numbers.

The possessive case also is formed as in some other Papuan languages by a suffix added to the root of the pronoun.

The MafuluRobert W. Williamson

When a suffix beginning with a consonant is added to a word ending in "e," the "e" is kept.

Iceous or Icius: suffix; expresses a likeness or the possession of a character see aceus.

A superlative is expressed by the prefix ande, or the suffix -ta.

The MafuluRobert W. Williamson

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