See also: eno, Eno, en'o, eno-, and -eño

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ChuukeseEdit

SuffixEdit

-eno

  1. completely

PortugueseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowing from French -ène.

SuffixEdit

-eno m

  1. (chemistry) -ene (forms the names of alkenes)

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowing from Latin -enus.

SuffixEdit

-eno m ‎(feminine -ena, plural -enos, feminine plural -enas)

  1. -ean (forms demonyms)

Etymology 3Edit

SuffixEdit

-eno

  1. Eye dialect spelling of -endo, representing Northeastern Brazilian Portuguese.

SpanishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

SuffixEdit

-eno m ‎(feminine -ena)

  1. (as an adjective) Coming from, related to, or like.
  2. (as a noun) One from, belonging to, relating to, or like.
  3. (organic chemistry) -ene (forms names of alkenes)

Usage notesEdit

Used to form adjectives from nouns, but the adjectives in turn often come to be used as nouns.

Chile(Chile)chileno(Chilean (adj))chileno(Chilean (noun))