-ndus

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Most likely from -nd +‎ -us.

Suffix[edit]

-ndus (genitive -nduse, partitive -ndust)

  1. Derives nouns from other nouns, or more rarely, verbs.
    kiri "text" → kirjandus "literature"
    aed "garden" → aiandus "gardening"
    pank "bank" → pangandus "banking"

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