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-ик

-ик

See also: ик and ИК

Russian

Suffix

-ик (-ik)

  1. -er, -or, -ant, -ic, -ist, -yst (nominalizing suffix appended to words to create masculine agent nouns, usually denoting a profession, performer, place, object, tool or a feature).
  2. forming diminutives
    слоник (little elephant)
    прутик (little twig)

Declension

Derived terms

Related terms

  • -ник (-nik)
  • -чик (-čik)
  • -щик (-ščik)

Descendants

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Serbo-Croatian

Etymology

From Proto-Slavic *-ikъ.

Suffix

-ик (Latin spelling -ik)

  1. Suffix appended to words to create a masculine noun, usually denoting a profession, performer, place, object, tool or a feature.

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