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English word -ize comes from Middle English -isen.

-ize etymology ?

-ize detailed word origin explanation

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-isen Middle English (enm)
-ize English (eng) Used to form verbs from nouns or adjectives, the verbs having the sense of "to make what is denoted by the noun/adjective".

Words with the same origin as -ize

Descendants of -isen
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