-ano

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See also: ano, Ano, áno, anó, año, anō, ʻano, and ano-

Esperanto[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ano

  1. (nominal) inhabitant of, member of, partisan of
    ex. Novjorko (New York City) + ‎-ano → ‎novjorkano (New Yorker)

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation 1[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ano/, [ä.n̺o̞]
  • Hyphenation: -a‧no

Suffix[edit]

-ano

  1. Used with a stem to form the third-person present tense of regular -are verbs.
  2. Used with a stem to form the third-person imperative of regular -ere and those -ire verbs that do not take -isc.

Pronunciation 2[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈano/, [ˈäː.n̺o̞]
  • Hyphenation: -à‧no

Etymology[edit]

From Latin -ānum, accusative singular of -ānus (adjectival derivational suffix).

Suffix[edit]

-ano

  1. (productive) Coming from, related to, or like. Example: italiano (Italian), from Italia (Italy).
  2. (organic chemistry) -ane (in the names of hydrocarbons)
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Latin[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ānō

  1. dative masculine singular of -ānus
  2. dative neuter singular of -ānus
  3. ablative masculine singular of -ānus
  4. ablative neuter singular of -ānus

Portuguese[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin -ānus. Compare -ão.

Suffix[edit]

-ano m (feminine -ana, plural -anos, feminine plural -anas)

  1. forms nouns, from a placename, denoting someone from that place; -an
    América (America) + ‎-ano → ‎americano (American (someone from America))
  2. forms adjectives, from nouns, meaning “of, from or related to the suffixed noun”; -an
    América (America) + ‎-ano → ‎americano (American (of, from or relating to America))
  3. forms nouns, from a placename, denoting the main or traditional language spoken in that place; -an
    Geórgia (Georgia (country)) + ‎-ano → ‎georgiano (Georgian (language))
  4. forms nouns, from a person’s name, denoting someone who believes in the religion, philosophy or theory created by that person
    Immanuel Kant + -anokantiano (Kantian)
  5. forms nouns, from the name of a star sign, denoting someone born under that star sign
    Aquário (Aquarius) + ‎-ano → ‎aquariano (Aquarian)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From French or English -ane.

Suffix[edit]

-ano m

  1. (organic chemistry) forms the names of saturated hydrocarbons

Spanish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin -ānus, which forms adjectives of belonging or origin from a noun.

Suffix[edit]

-ano m (feminine -ana)

  1. (as an adjective) Coming from, related to, or like.
  2. (as a noun) One from, belonging to, relating to, or like.
  3. (organic chemistry) -ane (in the names of hydrocarbons)

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Usage notes[edit]

Used to form adjectives from nouns, but the adjectives in turn often come to be used as nouns.

Ucrania (Ukraine)ucraniano (Ukrainian, adjective))ucraniano (Ukrainian, noun)