Me and my friend would like to know whether there is any PIE suffix "-n̥kʷos" descendats in the czech language, we feel like "-uha" in "ostruha" could be it, in other slavic languages it is something like "Ostroga", we are not 100% sure though, so we would like to know more, so if you could confirm it, or tell us if anything else could be it, if it is not our example.

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    What is this PIE suffix? Can you give an example of its use? – TKR Nov 22 '20 at 20:24
  • I’m not familiar with any such suffix either. It would be a very unusual suffix for PIE. – Janus Bahs Jacquet Nov 22 '20 at 20:26
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    Seems like it aims at en.wiktionary.org/wiki/Reconstruction:Proto-Germanic/-ung%C5%8D The OP also opened sever threads about this at Reddit and perhaps elsewhere. did you get any answer there? According to the linked wiki it is all unclear and nothing Slavic is mentioned. – Vladimir F Nov 22 '20 at 20:44
  • @VladimirF I would be interested in some other sources of information, since wiktionary does not provide any more, no one gave me a conclusive answer in the other threads yet – epikbearCZ Nov 23 '20 at 19:48
  • I think in Proto-Slavic it should become something like -ęčь (> Chech -íč) – Anixx Nov 25 '20 at 7:23

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