-eno

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Chuukese[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-eno

  1. completely

Portuguese[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-eno m

  1. (chemistry) -ene (forms the names of alkenes)

Suffix[edit]

-eno m ‎(feminine -ena, plural -enos, feminine plural -enas)

  1. -ean (forms demonyms)

Suffix[edit]

-eno

  1. Eye dialect spelling of -endo, representing Northeastern Brazilian Portuguese.

Spanish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Suffix[edit]

-eno m ‎(feminine -ena)

  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) -ene (forms names of alkenes)

Usage notes[edit]

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

Chile ‎(Chile) → chileno ‎(Chilean (adj)) → chileno ‎(Chilean (noun))