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-aio

See also: aio and AIO

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin -arium, accusative singular of -arius. Example: Italian operaio, from Latin operarius.

SuffixEdit

-aio m (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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