See also: ante, Ante, Ánte, ānte, ante-, anté-, and an té

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɑn.tə/
  • (file)

SuffixEdit

-ante f (plural -antes, masculine -ant)

  1. appended to the stem of a verb, it yields a noun which signifies a female subject who performs the action of that verb (see agent noun)

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EsperantoEdit

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-ante

  1. See -ant-

FrenchEdit

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-ante f

  1. female equivalent of -ant

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin -āns, -āntem.

SuffixEdit

-ante

  1. Used with a stem to form the present participle of regular -are verbs.
  2. Used to form many adjectives whose form is the same for masculine and feminine.
  3. Added to verbs to form agent nouns.
    abitare (to inhabit) + ‎-ante → ‎abitante (inhabitant)
    cantare (to sing) + ‎-ante → ‎cantante (singer)

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LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

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-ante

  1. ablative singular masculine/feminine/neuter of -āns

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin -āns, -āntem.

SuffixEdit

-ante m or f

  1. Forms adjectives from verbs.

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SpanishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin -āns, -āntem.

SuffixEdit

-ante m or f

  1. Forms adjectives from verbs.

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