-ité

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See also: ite, ITE, ʻite, -ite, and -īte

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from the Latin suffix -itātem, accusative of -itās. Compare the inherited -té from the same source.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /i.te/
  • (file)

Suffix[edit]

-ité f (plural -ités)

  1. Alternative form of -té, giving a quality or characteristic of an adjective; -ity

Derived terms[edit]


Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Suffix[edit]

-ité

  1. -ity

Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Suffix[edit]

-ité

  1. -ity