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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))