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-ernij
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In one case, the very rare suffix -ernij forms a noun from another noun. This is slaafslave > slavernijslavery. The suffix is a variant of the suffix -erij, which can also form nouns with a nominal base.

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More information about the suffix -ernij, as variant of -erij, can be found in the topic on -erij with a verb as base.

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