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-sæta

See also: saeta and säta

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Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From sǣta (inhabitant, dweller). Akin to Old Saxon -sētio, Old High German -sāzo (German -safs), Old English sittan (to sit).

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-sǣta m

  1. a resident or inhabitant of (usually used with placenames)
    burgsǣta (city-dweller, citizens)
    landsǣta (citizens of a nation)
    Dornsǣte (residents of Dorn, Dorset)
    Sumorsǣtan (residents of Sumor, Somerset)

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