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-incel

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Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

A metathetic alteration of Proto-Germanic *-ikīna (diminutive suffix) + *-il- (diminutive suffix).

Alternately, from Proto-Germanic *-ingilą, *-ingilaz.

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-incel n

  1. diminutive noun suffix
    sċipincel (miniature ship)
    hūsincel (habitation, dwelling)
    hæftincel (slave [lit. "catchling", "little captive"])
    stānincel (little stone)
    liþincel (little joint)
    weargincel (butcher-bird, wariangle)

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