Category:English aphetic forms

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  1. Merica
  2. steem
  3. 'Murica
  4. vide
  5. squire
  6. special
  7. 'verse
  8. 'tween
  9. 'twere
  10. 'twixt
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  1. 'er
  2. Merica
  3. special
  4. 'tis
  5. squire
  6. 'cause
  7. 'em
  8. vide
  9. 'twas
  10. 'im

Fundamental » All languages » English » Terms by etymology » Aphetic forms

English words that underwent aphesis, meaning their origin involved a loss or omission of a sound or syllable from their beginning.

Pages in category "English aphetic forms"

The following 17 pages are in this category, out of 17 total.