-ad

1. a suffix forming nouns denoting a unit or collection of specified number or type, as in triad, ecad.

2. a suffix found in words and names proper to Greek myth, as in dryad.
{Greek -as (stem -ad-)}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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