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EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From a Slavic language, (cf. Proto-Slavic *-dlo). Compare also German -el.

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-ilo

  1. an instrument, a tool for performing the action of the root
    pafi (to shoot) + ‎-ilo → ‎pafilo (a firearm)
    segi (to saw) + ‎-ilo → ‎segilo (a saw)
    tondi (to shear) + ‎-ilo → ‎tondilo (scissors)
    tranĉi (to cut, slice) + ‎-ilo → ‎tranĉilo (a knife)

Derived termsEdit


IdoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Back-formation from utensilo (utensil, tool, instrument).[1]

SuffixEdit

-ilo

  1. A suffix used with a verbal root to denote an instrument, tool, or means of performing an action.
    fotografar (to photograph) + ‎-ilo → ‎fotografilo (camera)

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ “Sufixi. (ik-yun)”, in Kompleta gramatiko detaloza[1] (in io), accessed 2015-12-23

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

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SuffixEdit

-ilo (Cyrillic spelling -ило)

  1. Suffix appended to words to create a neuter noun, usually denoting senses or objects, used as a pejorative or as an abstract noun.

DeclensionEdit

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

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SuffixEdit

-ilo m

  1. (organic chemistry) -yl