Skip to main content
Library homepage
 
Humanities LibreTexts

5.11: §41. Summary of Adjective-forming Suffixes

  • Page ID
    8360
  • \( \newcommand{\vecs}[1]{\overset { \scriptstyle \rightharpoonup} {\mathbf{#1}} } \) \( \newcommand{\vecd}[1]{\overset{-\!-\!\rightharpoonup}{\vphantom{a}\smash {#1}}} \)\(\newcommand{\id}{\mathrm{id}}\) \( \newcommand{\Span}{\mathrm{span}}\) \( \newcommand{\kernel}{\mathrm{null}\,}\) \( \newcommand{\range}{\mathrm{range}\,}\) \( \newcommand{\RealPart}{\mathrm{Re}}\) \( \newcommand{\ImaginaryPart}{\mathrm{Im}}\) \( \newcommand{\Argument}{\mathrm{Arg}}\) \( \newcommand{\norm}[1]{\| #1 \|}\) \( \newcommand{\inner}[2]{\langle #1, #2 \rangle}\) \( \newcommand{\Span}{\mathrm{span}}\) \(\newcommand{\id}{\mathrm{id}}\) \( \newcommand{\Span}{\mathrm{span}}\) \( \newcommand{\kernel}{\mathrm{null}\,}\) \( \newcommand{\range}{\mathrm{range}\,}\) \( \newcommand{\RealPart}{\mathrm{Re}}\) \( \newcommand{\ImaginaryPart}{\mathrm{Im}}\) \( \newcommand{\Argument}{\mathrm{Arg}}\) \( \newcommand{\norm}[1]{\| #1 \|}\) \( \newcommand{\inner}[2]{\langle #1, #2 \rangle}\) \( \newcommand{\Span}{\mathrm{span}}\)\(\newcommand{\AA}{\unicode[.8,0]{x212B}}\)

    LATIN > ENGLISH LATIN > ENGLISH
    1. -ALIS > -AL -ARIS > -AR (-ARY)
    2. -ILIS > -ILE (-IL)
    3. -ANUS > -AN
    4. -INUS > -INE
    5. -ARIUS > -ARY (-ARIUM, -ER)
    6. -OSUS > -OUS, -OSE
    7. -LENTUS > -LENT


    This page titled 5.11: §41. Summary of Adjective-forming Suffixes is shared under a CC BY license and was authored, remixed, and/or curated by Peter L. Smith (BCCampus) .

    • Was this article helpful?