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FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin -ōsus.

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-eux m (feminine -euse)

  1. -ous, -y
    pluviosuspluvieux "rainy"

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Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin -ōsus.

SuffixEdit

-eux

  1. -ous, -y
    pluviosuspluvieux (rainy)

DescendantsEdit


NormanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin -ōsus

SuffixEdit

-eux

  1. -ous, -y

Etymology 2Edit

From Old French -eor, -or, from Latin -ator, -tor. In some senses, from Latin -or.

SuffixEdit

-eux m (plural -eurs, feminine equivalent -euse)

  1. (Jersey) Used to form agent nouns from verbs.
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Old FrenchEdit

SuffixEdit

-eux

  1. Alternative form of -us

Derived termsEdit