adjective-formative suffixEdit


from *ais,  "of, same kind"

1. used to form adjective meaning "of this [specified] kind, class, group, or family"

  • Aivaise: of the Aiv family, or of Aiv's family
  • Afaise: of the Godhead, divine family, or pantheon

2. used to form adjectives meaning "of or associated with, supporting, advocatng"

  • zekaise: peace-minded, advocating interpersonal harmony or cooperation
  • Kristaise: Christ-minded, Christian, loving Christ, awaiting the Messiah