There are 2 definitions of -ad in English:

-ad1

suffix

  • Forming nouns:
  • 1In collective numerals: myriad triad
  • 2In names of females in classical mythology: dryad naiad
  • 3In names of poems and similar compositions: Iliad jeremiad
  • 4In names of members of some taxonomic groupings: bromeliad

Origin

from the Greek ending -as, -ad-.

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Word of the day mage
Pronunciation: meɪdʒ
noun
a magician or learned person

There are 2 definitions of -ad in English:

-ad2

suffix

  • Forming nouns such as ballad, salad. Compare with -ade1.

Origin

from French -ade.

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