GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese -elo, from Latin -ellus, and extension of -lus.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈɛlʊ], (western) [ˈelʊ]

SuffixEdit

-elo (feminine counterpart -ela)

  1. (archaic) usually added to masculine nouns to denote a diminutive form
    Synonym: -iño

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