-anza

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See also: anza

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Latin -antia. Compare Spanish -anza, Portuguese and Catalan -ança, French -ance.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈan.t͡sa/
  • Rhymes: -antsa
  • Hyphenation: -àn‧za

Suffix[edit]

-anza f (noun-forming suffix, plural -anze)

  1. added to nouns and adjectives to indicate a state or condition; -ance; -ancy
    abbondante (abundant) + ‎-anza → ‎abbondanza (abundance)
    mancante (lacking) + ‎-anza → ‎mancanza (lack)
    cittadino (citizen) + ‎-anza → ‎cittadinanza (citizenship)
    lontano (far) + ‎-anza → ‎lontananza (distance, remoteness)

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Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin -antia. Compare Catalan -ança, Portuguese -ança, French -ance, Italian -anza.

Suffix[edit]

-anza f (plural -anzas)

  1. -ance

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