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See also: ejo, ējo, ėjo, and éjò

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EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from German -ei.

SuffixEdit

-ejo

  1. indicates a place designed for the purpose expressed by the root.
    e.g. labori (to work) + ‎-ejo → ‎laborejo (workplace)

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PortugueseEdit

SuffixEdit

-ejo m (feminine -eja, plural -ejos, feminine plural -ejas)

  1. Forming nouns

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SpanishEdit

SuffixEdit

-ejo m (feminine -eja, plural -ejos, feminine plural -ejas)

  1. Forming diminutives; applies a detestable or vile quality to the root
    animal (animal)animalejo (creepy-crawly; disgusting little creature; bicho)
    güera (blonde) (in Mexico)güereja (nasty blonde)

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