-one

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See also: one, ȫne, ʻone, and 'one

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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-one

  1. a ketone
  2. any similar compound containing a carbonyl functional group

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Italian[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin -ōnem, accusative singular of .[1] Cognate to Spanish -ón, Portuguese -ão and French -on.

Suffix[edit]

-one m (plural -oni, f -ona, f plural -one)

  1. Alterative suffix used to form augmentatives.
    ragazzo (boy) + ‎-one → ‎ragazzone (big boy)
    padre (father) + ‎-one → ‎padrone (boss)
    bacio (kiss) + ‎-one → ‎bacione (big kiss)
  2. Added mostly to verbs to create nouns denoting, "one who often does" or "one who is characterized by"; -er; -or.
    dormire (to sleep) + ‎-one → ‎dormiglione (sleepyhead)
    mangiare (to eat) + ‎-one → ‎mangione (big eater)
    fare nulla (to do nothing) + ‎-one → ‎fannullone (loafer)
  3. plural of -ona

Etymology 2[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-one m (plural -oni, f -ona, f plural -one)

  1. (organic chemistry) ketone
  2. (physics) -on
  3. (biology, genetics) -on
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References[edit]

  1. ^ “-one” in: Alberto Nocentini, Alessandro Parenti, “l'Etimologico — Vocabolario della lingua italiana”, Le Monnier, 2010, →ISBN

Latin[edit]

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-ōne m

  1. ablative singular of

Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From -onis (-er) +‎ -e (fem.).

Suffix[edit]

-one

  1. female equivalent of -onis
    Synonyms: -āja, -ēja, -niece

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