Two Forms of the Same Word Are Called?


Two forms of the same word are called doublets which means they come from the same root word, though the root may come from two different languages. They are also called etymological twins and there can also be triplets and quadruplets, etc. An example are the words frail and fragile. Both of these words come from the Latin root word 'fragilis' making them doublets. An example of triplets are the words shade, shadow and shed. All three are derived from the Old English word 'sceadu' which means 'shadow, shade'.
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