There are 2 main definitions of -ad in English:

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-ad1

suffix

Forming nouns:

Origin

from the Greek ending -as, -ad-.

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There are 2 main definitions of -ad in English:

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-ad2

suffix

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

Origin

from French -ade.

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