-lin

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English -lin, variant of -ling. More at -ling.

Suffix[edit]

-lin

  1. (dialectal) Alternative form of -ling

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Middle High German[edit]

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Suffix[edit]

-līn

  1. Appended to a noun, making it a diminutive with neuter gender.

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Descendants[edit]

  • German: -lein
  • Vilamovian: -ła
  • Yiddish: ־ל(-l)