־ין

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Yiddish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate to German -in.

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

־ין (-inf

  1. Suffixed to animate nouns to create a feminine form
    קיניג (kinig, king) + ‎־ין (-in) → ‎קיניגין (kinigin, queen)

Derived terms[edit]