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EtymologyEdit

From Latin -tūdō (signifying a noun of state), via French -itude.

SuffixEdit

-itude

  1. state of

Usage notesEdit

  • Most words ending in -itude (or -tude) are derived from Latin words ending in -tudo or French words ending in -tude, not by suffixation in Modern English.
  • Some words have been formed in Modern English, e.g. adaptitude, perfectitude.


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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin -itudo. Cognate to French -tume, which is not borrowed but inherited from Latin.

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-itude

  1. -itude

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin -tūdō.

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-itude f

  1. -itude; -ness (forms abstract nouns, from adjectives, indicating a state or condition)

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