-elle

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See also: elle, Elle, êlle, and ellē

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French

Suffix[edit]

-elle

  1. Used to form feminine proper names

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French -ele, from Latin -ella(m).

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-elle

  1. Forming feminine nouns, often with a diminutive sense.

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Latin[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-elle

  1. vocative masculine singular of -ellus