-nian

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Proto-Germanic *-inōną. Compare Old High German inōn, Old Saxon -nōn, Old Norse -na.

Suffix[edit]

-nian

  1. suffix applied to nouns and adjectives to form verbs
    lācnian "to heal", from lǣċe "physician, doctor"

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