See also: ales, ALES, Alès, åles, and Aleš

Translingual edit

Etymology edit

From Latin -ālis.

Suffix edit

-ales f pl

  1. (taxonomy) Used to form taxonomic names of orders.

Usage notes edit

  • Taxa formed using this suffix are treated as feminine plural nouns.

Derived terms edit

French edit

Pronunciation edit

Suffix edit


  1. plural of -ale; feminine plural of -al; feminine of -aux

Latin edit

Suffix edit


  1. nominative/accusative/vocative masculine/feminine plural of -ālis

Spanish edit

Suffix edit


  1. plural of -al