Category:English aphetic forms

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  1. bout
  2. scarp
  3. 'cept
  4. 'bout
  5. splaining
  6. splain
  7. Straya
  8. Merica
  9. steem
  10. 'Murica
Oldest pages ordered by last edit
  1. 'er
  2. splaining
  3. 'cept
  4. Merica
  5. scarp
  6. special
  7. 'tis
  8. bout
  9. squire
  10. 'cause

Fundamental » All languages » English » Shortenings » Clippings » 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 24 pages are in this category, out of 24 total.