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See also: Appendix:Variations of "ia"
- Suffix indicating the first-person singular imperfect indicative of -er and -ir verbs.
- Suffix indicating the third-person singular imperfect indicative of -er and -ir verbs.
- forms nouns, from adjectives, denoting states, conditions and qualities; -ness; -ity; -y; -hood
- (medicine) forms the names of medical conditions; -y; -ia
- forms the names of offices or jobs; -ship