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-ernij
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In one case -ernij can derive a noun from verb: razeto scream > razernijmadness. The suffix -ernij is an unproductive variant of the suffix -erij, which mainly creates nouns from verbs.

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More information about the suffix -ernij as a variant of -erij can be found in the topic on -erij with a verb as base.

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