See also: ten, Ten, TEN, tén, tèn, and tên

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *-ten. Related to Karelian -ten and Veps -te. Originally from an instructive form, probably by analogy of instructive forms of the second infinitive forms of verbs (such as arvata > arvaten, whence arvatenkin with an additional clitic).

SuffixEdit

-ten

  1. Forms causative adverbs.

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JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

-ten

  1. Rōmaji transcription of てん

Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old English -ettan, from Proto-West Germanic *-attjan and *-ittjan.

SuffixEdit

-ten

  1. (rare) used to form verbs from nouns or adjectives, similar to English -ize
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Etymology 2Edit

SuffixEdit

-ten

  1. Alternative form of -tene