Definition of Diminutival. Meaning of Diminutival. Synonyms of Diminutival

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Definition of Diminutival

Diminutival
Diminutival Di*min`u*ti"val, a. Indicating diminution; diminutive. ``Diminutival forms' [of words]. --Earle. -- n. A diminutive. --Earle.

Meaning of Diminutival from wikipedia

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- , not *Михаилушка Mikhailushka). Unlike English, in which the use of diminutive forms is optional even between close friends, in East Slavonic languages...
- or heit (-hood, -ness) are feminine, nouns ending in -chen or -lein (diminutive forms) are neuter and nouns ending in -ismus (-ism) are masculine. Others...