-inda

See also: inda and índa

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latinized form of Germanic name suffix -lind, -linde(tender, soft), such as Sieglinde and Dietlinde, from Proto-Germanic *linþiz(gentle, mild) (English lithe). Found in names such as Old High German Irmilinda and Old Dutch Frithelind. See lind, Linda.

SuffixEdit

-inda

  1. A component of some female given names.

Usage notesEdit

Not very productive. Often but not always used when base contains 'l', as in original form.

Derived termsEdit

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EsperantoEdit

SuffixEdit

-inda

  1. worthy of
    laŭdi(to praise) + ‎-inda → ‎laŭdinda(praiseworthy)
    ami(to love) + ‎-inda → ‎aminda(lovable)
    memori(to remember) + ‎-inda → ‎memorinda(memorable)
    kredi(to believe) + ‎-inda → ‎kredinda(credible)
    fidi(to trust) + ‎-inda → ‎fidinda(dependable, trustworthy)
    inda(worthy)

Derived termsEdit



IdoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Esperanto -inda(worthy of).

SuffixEdit

-inda

  1. worthy of, meriting, deserving to be
    blamo(blame) + ‎-inda → ‎blaminda(blameworthy)