ont-

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch ont-, from Old Dutch ant-, from Proto-Germanic *andi-, *anda-, *and-.

Prefix[edit]

ont-  Non-separable

  1. un-, de-; forms verbs meaning to negate, remove or separate.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Dutch ont-, from Old Dutch int-, from Proto-Germanic *in-. Compare Old English on-.

Prefix[edit]

ont-  Non-separable

  1. Forms inchoative verbs, indicating that a process is beginning.

Derived terms[edit]



Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Dutch ant-, from Proto-Germanic *andi-, *anda-, *and-.

Prefix[edit]

ont-

  1. un-, de-; forms verbs meaning to negate, remove or separate.
Derived terms[edit]


Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Dutch int-, from Proto-Germanic *in-.

Prefix[edit]

ont-

  1. Forms inchoative verbs, indicating that a process is beginning.
Derived terms[edit]


Descendants[edit]