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  1. -tionsuffix

    Used to form nouns meaning "the action of (a verb)" or "the result of (a verb)". Words ending in this suffix are almost always derived from a similar Latin word; a few (eg gumption) are not derived from Latin and are unrelated to any verb.

  2. Etymology: -cion, -tion, -cion, from the accusative of suffix -tio. The Middle English -cion became -tion under the influence of the Middle French -tion and original Latin spellings.


  1. -tion

    The suffix "-tion" is used to form nouns and is derived from Latin. It indicates the act, process, or result of a verb or an action, and it typically represents a state, condition, or quality. For example, the word "formation" refers to the act or process of forming something, while "translation" represents the action or process of converting text or information from one language to another.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of -tion in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of -tion in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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