nepionic etymology

English word nepionic comes from English -ic, English -n-

Detailed word origin of nepionic

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ic English (eng) (chemistry) Used to denote certain chemical compounds in which a specified chemical element has a higher oxidation number than in the equivalent compound whose name ends in the suffix -ous. For example sulphuric acid (H₂SO₄) has more oxygen atoms per molecule than sulphurous acid (H₂SO₃).. Used to form adjectives from nouns with the meaning “of or pertaining to”.
-n- English (eng) Used with certain suffixes, such as -ian and -ese, when the base word ends in a vowel that is not readily elided.
νήπιος Ancient Greek (grc)
nepionic English (eng) (zoology) immature.

Words with the same origin as nepionic

Descendants of -ic
age alcoholic atomic basic criticism electronic engineering heroic idiotic magnetic math mathematics period physics psychiatric realistic romantic science stem tech technology teen teenage tonic topic
Descendants of -n-
Echonian Junonian Leonid Lurianic Pyrrhonist cannabinol cryonic cryonically cryonicist embryoniferous nepiophilia sapon- tetrahydrocannabinol