Go to 'thermo-' entry Go to 'dino-' entry Go to 'chondro-' entry Go to 'aero-' entry Go to '-logy' entry Go to 'thaumato-' entry Go to 'nano-' entry Go to '-sophy' entry Go to 'bucco-' entry Go to '-ism' entry Go to '-lysis' entry Go to 'galacto-' entry Go to '-anthropy' entry Go to 'pneumo-' entry Go to '-ploitation' entry Go to '-lithic' entry Go to '-sepalous' entry Go to 'onco-' entry Go to '-parous' entry Go to 'dermato-' entry Go to 'multi-' entry Go to 'dodeca-' entry Go to '-zoon' entry Go to 'vermi-' entry Go to 'crystallo-' entry Go to 'biblio-' entry Go to 'eco-' entry Go to 'juxta-' entry Go to 'facio-' entry
Affixes: the building blocks of English
Affixes: the building blocks of English

Index of letter N

-nSee -en2 and -en3
n-Normal; number; negative.
nano-In units of measurement, a factor of 10-9.
-napAbduct in order to extract a ransom.
naphth(o)-Napthalene.
narco-Stupor, drowsiness, or insensibility; the illicit production and use of drugs.
nas(o)-The nose.
-nastyNastic movement.
natro-Sodium.
-nautA literal or figurative voyager.
necro-Death; a corpse.
nega-Negative.
nemat(o)-Thread-like in shape.
neo-New.
nepho-Cloud.
nephr(o)-A kidney or the kidneys.
-nessA state or condition.
neur(o)-Nerves or the nervous system.
neutr(o)-Neutral.
nigr(o)-Black.
-nikA person associated with a specified thing or quality.
nitr(o)-Containing nitrogen, nitric acid, or nitrates.
noci-Pain.
noct(i)-Night.
-nomicSee -nomy
nomo-Law.
-nomyA specified area of knowledge or the laws governing it.
non-Not.
nona-Nine; having nine.
noo-The mind.
nor-An organic compound that is the parent of another.
normo-Normal; close to the average.
noso-Disease.
nuci-A nut.
nucleo-Nucleus; nuclear; nucleic acid.
nudi-Naked.
nulli-Nothing.
number prefixesNumber prefixes derived from Latin and Greek.
number wordsWords for multiples of thousands.
nyct(o)-Night.
-nymSee -onym

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