Where is the root morpheme in the Old English cristalla (crystal) and cymen (cumin)? It seems to be wrong to identify the morphemes in loanwords from etymological point of view.
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There is an Old English word cristal,
so I would assume that "cristalla" has the root of "cristal", and "-a" is a suffix.
The Latin cuminum is a second declension of "cumin", so the root in this case is the word itself, as it doesn't have any affix attached.