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Derivation pronoun to pronoun

There are to types of pronoun-to-pronoun derivations:
  • Possessive pronouns in ig
  • Personal pronouns in gleichen

Possessive pronouns ending in ig:

The suffix ig forms possessive pronouns from possessive pronouns. The forms in ig have no uninflected form.

mein + ig = meinige
dein deinige
sein seinige
ihr ihrige
unser unsrige
euer eurige

For the use of these possessive pronouns see: Possessive pronouns in –ig.

Personal pronouns ending in gleichen:

The suffix gleichen is added to the possessive pronouns mein, dein, etc. The linking element (inflection ending) es is inserted between the pronoun and the suffix.

mein + es + gleichen = meinesgleichen
dein deinesgleichen
sein seinesgleichen
ihr ihresgleichen
unser unseresgleichen
euer euresgleichen

See also Indefinite pronoun meinesgleichen.

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