EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Likely from Latin -ānus. Compare Italian -ano, Spanish -ano, English -an, French -en, Portuguese -ão.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈa.no]
  • (file)

SuffixEdit

-ano

  1. (nominal) inhabitant of, member of, partisan of
    ex. ‎Novjorko (New York City) + ‎-ano → ‎novjorkano (New Yorker)

See alsoEdit


InterlinguaEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English -an, French -ain, Italian -ano, Portuguese -ano/Spanish -ano, all ultimately from Latin -ānus.

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-ano

  1. forms nouns from nouns, denoting a native, citizen or inhabitant; -an
    Africa (Africa) + ‎-ano → ‎africano (African)
    Italia (Italy) + ‎-ana → ‎italiana (Italian)
    Atlanta (Atlanta) + ‎-ano → ‎atlantano (Atlantan)
    Synonyms: -ese, -ita
  2. forms nouns from nouns, denoting a language; -an
    Italia (Italy) + ‎-ano → ‎italiano (Italian)
    Samoa (Samoa) + ‎-ano → ‎samoano (Samoan)
    Synonym: -ese
  3. forms nouns from nouns, denoting an adherent or follower; -an
    Mohammed (Mohammed) + ‎-ano → ‎mohammedano (Mohammedan)
    Wesley (Wesley) + ‎-ana → ‎wesleyana (Wesleyan)
    Synonyms: -ista, -ita

Usage notesEdit

  • This suffix takes the form -iano when place names do not end in o or a or when the root is a personal name.
  • When indicating an inhabitant or adherent, this suffix indicates a male. The coordinate female suffix is -ana or -iana (see previous point).
  • The corresponding adjectival suffix is -an.

Derived termsEdit

Category Interlingua terms suffixed with -ano not found

ReferencesEdit


ItalianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin -ant.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /a.no/ (stress falls on the precedign syllable)
  • Hyphenation: -a‧no

SuffixEdit

-ano (non-lemma form of verb-forming suffix)

  1. used with a stem to form the third-person plural present tense of regular -are verbs
  2. used with a stem to form the third-person plural present subjunctive of regular -ere and -ire verbs
  3. used with a stem to form the third-person imperative of regular -ere and those -ire verbs that do not take -isc

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin -ānum (adjectival derivational suffix).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈa.no/
  • Rhymes: -ano
  • Hyphenation: -à‧no

SuffixEdit

-ano (adjective-forming suffix, feminine -ana, masculine plural -ani, feminine plural -ane) -ano m (noun-forming suffix, plural -ani, feminine -ana)

  1. (productive, relational) forms adjectives from locations, meaning “of, from or related to the location”
    America (America) + ‎-ano → ‎americano (American)
    Italia (Italy) + ‎-ano → ‎italiano (Italian)
  2. (productive) forms nouns from locations, meaning “someone from the location”
    America (America) + ‎-ano → ‎americano (American)
    Italia (Italy) + ‎-ano → ‎italiano (Italian)
Derived termsEdit
Related termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈa.no/
  • Rhymes: -ano
  • Hyphenation: -à‧no

SuffixEdit

-ano m (noun-forming suffix, plural -ani)

  1. (organic chemistry) -ane (in the names of hydrocarbons)

AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

SuffixEdit

-ānō

  1. dative/ablative masculine/neuter singular of -ānus

MaquiritariEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-ano

  1. Forms nouns from many postpositions and some (chiefly spatial) adverbs, typically with the sense of ‘one that (is (at)) …’, ‘one that has the quality of …’.

Usage notesEdit

When attaching to a final vowel e, this suffix takes the form -ano, with the first vowel replacing the e; when attaching to i, it takes the form -ño; in all other circumstances it takes the form -no.

ReferencesEdit

  • Cáceres, Natalia (2011), “-no”, in Grammaire Fonctionnelle-Typologique du Ye’kwana, Lyon, page 140

PortugueseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

 

  • Rhymes: (Portugal) -ɐnu, (Brazil) -ɐ̃nu
  • Hyphenation: -a‧no

Etymology 1Edit

Learned borrowing from Latin -ānus, influenced by Spanish -ano. Doublet of -ão.

SuffixEdit

-ano (adjective-forming suffix, feminine -ana, masculine plural -anos, feminine plural -anas)

  1. forms adjectives, from nouns, meaning “of, from or related to the suffixed noun”; -an
    América (America) + ‎-ano → ‎americano (American (of or relating to America))

SuffixEdit

-ano m (noun-forming suffix, plural -anos, feminine -ana, feminine plural -anas)

  1. forms nouns, from a placename, denoting someone from that place; -an
    América (America) + ‎-ano → ‎americano (American (someone from America))
    Synonyms: -ão, -eiro, -ense, -ês
  2. forms nouns, from a placename, denoting the main or traditional language spoken in that place; -an
    Geórgia (Georgia (country)) + ‎-ano → ‎georgiano (Georgian (language))
  3. forms nouns, from a person’s name, denoting someone who believes in the religion, philosophy or theory created by that person
    Immanuel Kant + -anokantiano (Kantian)
  4. forms nouns, from the name of a star sign, denoting someone born under that star sign
    Aquário (Aquarius) + ‎-ano → ‎aquariano (Aquarian)

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from French -ane or English -ane.

SuffixEdit

-ano m (noun-forming suffix, plural -anos)

  1. (organic chemistry) forms the names of saturated hydrocarbons

SpanishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin -ānus, which forms adjectives of belonging or origin from a noun.

Alternative formsEdit

SuffixEdit

-ano (feminine -ana, masculine plural -anos, feminine plural -anas) (adjective)
-ano m (plural -anos, feminine -ana, feminine plural -anas) (noun)

  1. (as an adjective) coming from, related to, or like
    California (California) + ‎-ano → ‎californiano (Californian)
  2. (as a noun) one from, belonging to, relating to, made from, or like
    California (California) + ‎-ano → ‎californiano (Californian)
Usage notesEdit
  • Used to form adjectives from nouns, but the adjectives in turn often come to be used as nouns.
    Ucrania (Ukraine) + ‎-ano → ‎ucraniano (Ukrainian, adjective) → ‎ucraniano (Ukrainian, noun)
See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

SuffixEdit

-ano m (plural -anos)

  1. (organic chemistry) -ane (in the names of hydrocarbons)
    metanomethane
See alsoEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit