Noun to adjective[edit | edit source]
A noun with the suffix -ec becomes an adjective
- vog 'nature' > vog-ec 'natural'
- fa 'one' > faec 'first'
Adjective to noun[edit | edit source]
An adjective with the suffix -(e)þ becomes a noun
- gica 'safe' > gica-þ 'safety'
- sógi 'stable' > sógi-þ 'stability'
Note that the name Kerath means ‘[the] Brave One’ formed by the adjective kera ‘brave’ indicating a titulary function of this suffix.
Adjective to adverb[edit | edit source]
Similarly, -(e)š is always suffixed onto adjectives and changes them to adverbs.
- ten 'simple' > teneš 'simply'
- garo 'mighty' > garoš 'mightily'
- kera 'brave' > keraš 'bravely'
Verb to noun[edit | edit source]
The -tav suffix is used with verbs and is understood to form common nouns.
- tégan 'to love' > re-tégan-tav 'the love'
- cav 'to live' > re-cav-tav 'the life'
The -tan suffix is used with verbs to make the actor.
- re-tégan-tan 'the lover'
The adverbs can be derived by -š suffixed to an adjective
- Kera 'brave' > Kera-š 'bravely'