EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Nordic/North Germanic patronyms of the form name + son

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-son

  1. Added to a stem (usually a given name or surname) to form a patronymic or matronymic surname

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SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): (in words with two syllables) /sɔn/, (in words with three or more syllables) /ˌsɔn/

SuffixEdit

-son

  1. -son

Usage notesEdit

  • Preceded by the genitive singular form of a given name, for example Johans + -son = son of Johan.

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WelshEdit

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-son

  1. (colloquial) verb suffix for the first-person plural preterite
  2. (colloquial) verb suffix for the third-person plural preterite

Derived termsEdit

Category Welsh words suffixed with -son not found