• Dutch
  • Frisian
  • Afrikaans
Show full table of contents
-te
quickinfo

In one case, the suffix -te may take a numeral to derive a noun. This is the quantifier mannichmany, which may be the basis of the noun mannichtecrowd.

readmore

The same suffix is normally used for deriving nouns. Quite rarely, it attaches to an adverb. For more information, see the topic on -te with an adjective as base.

References:
    Suggestions for further reading ▼
    phonology
    • Dutch
    • Frisian
    • Afrikaans
    Show more ▼
    morphology
    • Dutch
    • Frisian
    • Afrikaans
    • -technisch
      [70%] Dutch > Morphology > Word formation > Derivation > Adverbs > Adverbial suffixes
    • Case - the partitive construction
      [69%] Dutch > Morphology > Inflection > Nouns > Case
    • -tal
      [68%] Dutch > Morphology > Word formation > Derivation > Nouns > Nominal suffixes
    • -erik
      [67%] Dutch > Morphology > Word formation > Derivation > Nouns > Nominal suffixes
    • The meaning of affixes
      [67%] Dutch > Morphology > Word formation > Derivation
    • Derivation
      [73%] Frisian > Morphology > Word formation
    • Adjective as base
      [73%] Frisian > Morphology > Word formation > Derivation > Suffixation > Nominal suffixes
    • Ellipsis
      [72%] Frisian > Morphology > Inflection > Adjectives
    • -s
      [72%] Frisian > Morphology > Word formation > Derivation > Suffixation > Adverbial suffixes > Adverb as base
    • -DIM (diminutive)
      [72%] Frisian > Morphology > Word formation > Derivation > Suffixation > Nominal suffixes > Noun as base
    Show more ▼
    syntax
    • Dutch
    • Frisian
    • Afrikaans
    • Binominal constructions: Quantificational constructions
      [67%] Afrikaans > Syntax > Nouns and Noun Phrases > 2. Binominal Constructions
    • Inf-nominalization (Infinitival nominals)
      [67%] Afrikaans > Syntax > Nouns and Noun Phrases > 1. Characterization and classification > 1.3 Derivation of nouns > 1.3.1. Deverbal nouns
    • Pragmatics
      [67%] Afrikaans > Syntax > Verbs and Verb Phrases > 1. Characterization and classification > 1.5. Tense, modality and aspect > 1.5.2. Modality
    • Mood
      [67%] Afrikaans > Syntax > Verbs and Verb Phrases > 1. Characterization and classification
    • Excessive degree te 'too'
      [65%] Afrikaans > Syntax > Adjective Phrases > Modification and Degree Quantification
    Show more ▼
    cite
    print