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tragedian

tra·ge·di·an

tragedian

pronunciation:
tr ji di n
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: an actor noted for his or her performances in tragedies.
definition 2: one who writes tragedies.
Word Parts
The word tragedian contains the following part:
-an, -ian, -ean Latin adjective- and noun-forming suffix that means in adjectives: from (a place) or pertaining to or following (a figure or school of thought); in nouns: person or thing from (a place) or associated with (an activity or school of thought).
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The suffix group -an , -ian , -ean attaches to common nouns and proper nouns to form adjectives or nouns.