-aille

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See also: aille, áille, and aillé

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French -aille has three sources:

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aj/, /ɑj/
  • (file)

Suffix[edit]

-aille

  1. Forming feminine nouns having a colloquial or pejorative meaning, or indicating the means or result of an action.
    trouver (to find) + ‎-aille → ‎trouvaille (lucky find)
    rime (rhyme) + ‎-aille → ‎rimaille (doggerel)

Derived terms[edit]