EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle English endyng, endinge, endunge, from Old English endung, ġeendung (ending), equivalent to end +‎ -ing. Cognate with Dutch ending (ending), German Endung (ending).

NounEdit

ending (plural endings)

  1. A termination or conclusion.
  2. The last part of something.
  3. (grammar) The last morpheme of a word, added to some base to make an inflected form (such as -ing in "ending").
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Etymology 2Edit

From Middle English ending, endyng, endende, from Old English endiende, from Proto-Germanic *andijōndz, present participle of Proto-Germanic *andijōną (to end), equivalent to end +‎ -ing.

VerbEdit

ending

  1. present participle of end

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IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From enda (to end) +‎ -ing.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ending f (genitive singular endingar, nominative plural endingar)

  1. end, ending
  2. durability
  3. (grammar) ending, suffix

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Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

ending

  1. Alternative form of endyng

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ende +‎ -ing

NounEdit

ending f or m (definite singular endinga or endingen, indefinite plural endinger, definite plural endingene)

  1. (grammar) ending (last part of a word)

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ende +‎ -ing

NounEdit

ending f (definite singular endinga, indefinite plural endingar, definite plural endingane)

  1. (grammar) ending (last part of a word)

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