-one

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably Ancient Greek -όνη (-ónē)

Suffix[edit]

-one

  1. a ketone
  2. any similar compound containing a carbonyl functional group

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Italian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin -ōnem, accusative singular of .[1] Cognate to Spanish -ón and French -on.

Suffix[edit]

-one m (plural -oni, f -ona, f plural -one)

  1. An augmentative suffix, used to indicate largeness or importance.
    ragazzone (big boy) from ragazzo (boy)
    padrone (boss) from padre (father)
  2. plural form of -ona

Etymology 2[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-one m (plural -oni, f -ona, f plural -one)

  1. (organic chemistry) ketone
  2. (physics) -on (particle)
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References[edit]

  1. ^ “-one” in: Alberto Nocentini, Alessandro Parenti, “l'Etimologico — Vocabolario della lingua italiana”, Le Monnier, 2010, ISBN 978-88-00-20781-2

Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From -onis (-er) +‎ -e (fem.).

Suffix[edit]

-one

  1. feminine form of -onis

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