-եցն-

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Armenian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Armenian -ուցան- (-ucʿan-).

Suffix[edit]

-եցն- (-ecʿn-)

  1. Infixed into verbs ending with -ել (-el) in infinitive to create their causative version.
    քնել (kʿnel) — to sleep
    քնեցնել (kʿnecʿnel) — to put to sleep
    պայթել (paytʿel) — (intransitive) to explode
    պայթեցնել (paytʿecʿnel) — (transitive) to blow up, detonate

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