-ento

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See also: ento and ento-

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese -ento, from Latin -entus

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈentʊ], (eastern) [ˈɛntʊ]

Suffix[edit]

-ento m (feminine -enta, plural -entos, feminine plural -entas)

  1. adjective-forming suffix meaning abounding in, full of; -y
    balor (mould) + ‎-ento → ‎balorento (mouldy)
    cheiro (stench) + ‎-ento → ‎cheirento (stinky)
    ferruxe (rust) + ‎-ento → ‎ferruxento (rusty)
    merda (shit) + ‎-ento → ‎merdento (shitty)

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Latin[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-entō

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

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin -entus

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈẽ.tu/, [ˈẽ.tu]

Suffix[edit]

-ento m (feminine -enta, plural -entos, feminine plural -entas)

  1. (inclined to); -y
    grudar (to stick) + ‎-ento → ‎grudento (sticky)
  2. having a certain quality
    fedor (stench) + ‎-ento → ‎fedorento (stinky)

Derived terms[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ento (feminine -enta, masculine plural -entos, feminine plural -entas)

  1. -y indicates a condition
    sangre + ‎-ento → ‎sangriento

Derived terms[edit]