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-mento

See also: mento, mentó, and mentő

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin -mentum, -amentum.

SuffixEdit

-mento

  1. Forms nouns that represent the action of a related verb

Derived termsEdit

Usage notesEdit

  • Note that nouns formed from -ere verbs end in -imento.

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin -mentum.

SuffixEdit

-mento m

  1. -tion (process, action or result)

SynonymsEdit


SpanishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin -mentum.

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-mento

  1. forming concrete nouns from verbs, with the sense of ‘result, product (of process)’

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit