-izzare

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *-izāre, present infinitive of *-izō, from Ancient Greek -ίζω ‎(-ízō, verbalizing suffix), from Proto-Indo-European *-idyé- ‎(verbal suffix). Compare -eggiare from the same source.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /iˈd͡ːzare/, [id̪ˈd̪͡z̪aː.r̺e]
  • Hyphenation: -iz‧zà‧re

SuffixEdit

-izzare

  1. Used to form verbs from adjectives or nouns; -ise; -ize
    anglico ‎(Anglian) → anglicizzare ‎(to anglicize)
    focale ‎(focal) → focalizzare ‎(to put into focus)

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