"-s-" meaning in Finnish

See -s- in All languages combined, or Wiktionary

Interfix

Etymology: Common sound-symbolic element, often attached to after a -p-. Probably akin to diminutive suffixes like -sa and -su. Etymology templates: {{m|fi||-p-}} -p-, {{m|fi|-sa|id=derivational}} -sa, {{m|fi|-su}} -su Head templates: {{head|fi|interfix}} -s-
  1. A sound-symbolic interfix without any meaning. Tags: morpheme
    Sense id: en--s--fi-interfix-ddmKl1KR Categories (other): Finnish entries with incorrect language header, Finnish interfixes

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