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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Old French -age, from Latin -āticum. Doublet of -azgo.

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-aje m

  1. Forms masculine nouns expressing an action, quantity, location, period of time, etc.
    aprendiz (apprentice) + ‎-aje → ‎aprendizaje (apprenticeship)
    voltio (volt) + ‎-aje → ‎voltaje (voltage)
  2. Forms masculine nouns with the sense of collection, -age
    pluma + ‎-aje → ‎plumaje (plumage)

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