Last modified on 26 March 2014, at 20:39

-teit

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch -tet, -teit, from (Northern) Old French -teit, -tet (modern French -té) from Latin -tātem, accusative of -tās.

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-teit f (plural -teiten)

  1. a productive suffix that forms a noun (especially an abstract noun) from an adjective; akin to the English suffixes -ity and -ty