See also: nesse

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EtymologyEdit

Old English -nes, from Proto-Germanic *-nassuz.

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SuffixEdit

-nesse (plural -nessen or -nesses)

  1. Affixed to adjectives to form abstract nouns which denote a quality, state or condition.

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DescendantsEdit

  • English: -ness

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