per- -an

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Indonesian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Malay per- -an, from Classical Malay per- -an, from Proto-Austronesian [Term?].

Circumfix[edit]

per- -an

  1. -hood; appended to a noun to form a new noun denoting a group sharing a specified condition or state.
    pertemananbrotherhood
  2. -ship; appended to a noun to form a new noun denoting a property or state of being, time spent in a role, or a specialised union.
    kepemimpinanfriendship

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