-noia


a combining form appearing in loanwords from Greek, where it meant “thought”: paranoia.

Nearby words

  1. -nastic,
  2. -nasty,
  3. -naut,
  4. -ness,
  5. -nik,
  6. -nomy,
  7. -o,
  8. -o-,
  9. -oate,
  10. -ock

Origin of -noia

< Greek -noia, equivalent to nó(os) mind + -ia -y3

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