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This Latin entry contains reconstructed words and roots. As such, the term(s) in this entry are not directly attested, but are hypothesized to have existed based on comparative evidence.

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EtymologyEdit

Believed to be from Ancient Greek -ίζω (-ízō), from Proto-Indo-European *-idyé- (verbal suffix). Compare also Gothic -𐌹𐍄𐌾𐌰𐌽 (-itjan, verbal suffix), Old High German -izzen (verbal suffix), Old English -ettan (verbal suffix), of same ultimate origin.

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

*-idiō (present active *-idiō, present infinitive *-idiāre, perfect active *-idiāvī, supine *-idiātum)

  1. (Vulgar Latin) Used to form verbs from nouns and adjectives.

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DescendantsEdit

  • Aromanian: -edz, -edzu
  • Catalan: -ejar
  • French: -oyer
  • Italian: -eggiare