-ito

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See also: ito

Esperanto[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ito

  1. See -it-

Italian[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ito

  1. Used with a stem to form the past participle of regular -ire verbs

Spanish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *-ittus

Suffix[edit]

-ito m (feminine -ita, plural -itos, feminine plural -itas)

  1. Substituted for “o” at the end of masculine words and names to denote a diminutive form.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ito

  1. Forms names of minerals.
    Example: grafito

Etymology 3[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ito

  1. (chemistry) Forms the name of an salt derived from an acid (similar to -ate in English).