-endo

See also: endo, Endo, endo-, and -endő

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin -endus, -iendus. Compare Spanish -iendo, Portuguese -endo, Romanian -ând, -ind, French -ant.

SuffixEdit

-endo

  1. Used with a stem to form the gerund of regular -ere and -ire verbs
  2. used in some nouns and adjectives to express an idea of need or necessity

LatinEdit

PortugueseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • -ẽdo (obsolete, abbreviation)
  • -enu (eye dialect, Northeast Brazil)
  • -eno (eye dialect, Northeast Brazil)

EtymologyEdit

From Latin -endum, forming the masculine singular future passive participle.

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-endo

  1. forms the gerund of 2nd conjugation verbs

Coordinate termsEdit