See also: aio, AIO, and aîó

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin -ārium, accusative singular of -ārius. Compare the doublet -ario. Example: Italian operaio, from Latin operārius.

SuffixEdit

-aio m ‎(plural -ai, feminine -aia)

  1. A suffix used to form agent nouns.
  2. Used to form words, derived from nouns, meaning a place or (more rarely) an animal associated with the specified object.

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