-ete

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Guaraní[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ete

  1. intensive suffix: very
    michĩete
    very small
    Hesa hovyete.
    His eyes are deep blue.

Italian[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ete

  1. Used with a stem to form the second-person plural present and imperative of regular -ere verbs

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse -aðr and -óttr

Suffix[edit]

-ete

  1. forming adjectives from nouns

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse -aðr and -óttr

Suffix[edit]

-ete

  1. forming adjectives from nouns

Derived terms[edit]


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Old French[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ete

  1. -ette (diminutive suffix)

Derived terms[edit]


Descendants[edit]

  • French: -ette
  • English: -ette

Portuguese[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ete

  1. -ette
    1. forms the diminutive of nouns
      Synonym: -inho
    2. forms the female equivalents
    3. forms derived terms

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French -et and -eta from French -ette. Doublet of -ita.

Suffix[edit]

-ete (feminine counterpart -eta)

  1. Added to nouns and adjectives that often adds a diminutive sense to the base.
    Synonyms: -cete, -ceta
    jugar + ‎-ete → ‎juguete
    puño + ‎-ete → ‎puñete

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