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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A suffix, of Greek origin, indicating country or nativity. It occurs in Cypriote, Candiote, Epirote, Suliote, etc. It occurs also as -ot, as in Cypriot, Epirot, etc., and in patriot.

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