See also: aceo and -áceo

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin -acĕus. [1] Compare Italian -accio.

SuffixEdit

-aceo m (f -acea)

  1. Added to nouns to form adjectives to denote "made out of" or "resembling"; -aceous.
    perla (pearl) + ‎-aceo → ‎perlaceo (pearly)
    carta (paper) + ‎-aceo → ‎cartaceo (paper (relational))
    erba (grass) + ‎-aceo → ‎erbaceo (herbaceous)

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

LatinEdit

SuffixEdit

-āceō

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