-iccio

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin -īcium, the accusative masculine singular of -īcius.

Suffix[edit]

-iccio m (plural -icci, feminine -iccia)

  1. A slightly diminutive-pejorative suffix used to form adjectives and nouns, denoting approximation. Example: malaticcio(sickly), from malato(ill, sick).

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