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Meaning of et by Wiktionary Dictionary

ET


    Initialism

    ET

    1. Eastern Time ( synonyms: EST, Eastern Standard Time, EDT. Eastern Daylight Time )
    2. extraterrestrial
    3. ( music ) escape tone

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    -et

    By Wiktionary ( 2012/03/29 04:53 UTC Version )

    Alternative forms

    • -ot

    Etymology

    Proto-Germanic *-atjan, *-itjan

    Suffix

    -et n .

    1. suffix forming nouns from verbs, adjectives, and other nouns ( sometimes causes i-mutation )
      þēowot "service, religious service, ministry"
      grafet "trench"
      bærnet "a burning, combustion, cauterizing"
      emnet "level ground, leveling"
      eolet "voyage, departure"
      þiccet "thicket"
      rēwet "rowing; ship, row-boat"
      rȳmet "space, clearance, extension"
      þyrnet "thicket of thorns, thorny place"

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