-one

EnglishEdit

ItalianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin -ōnem, accusative singular of .[1] Cognate to Spanish -ón and French -on.

SuffixEdit

-one m ‎(plural -oni, f -ona, f plural -one)

  1. An augmentative suffix, used to indicate largeness or importance.
    ragazzone ‎(big boy) from ragazzo ‎(boy)
    padrone ‎(boss) from padre ‎(father)
  2. plural of -ona

Etymology 2Edit

SuffixEdit

-one m ‎(plural -oni, f -ona, f plural -one)

  1. (organic chemistry) ketone
  2. (physics) -on (particle)
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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ “-one” in: Alberto Nocentini, Alessandro Parenti, “l'Etimologico — Vocabolario della lingua italiana”, Le Monnier, 2010, ISBN 978-88-00-20781-2

LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-ōne m

  1. ablative singular of

LatvianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From -onis ‎(-er) +‎ -e ‎(fem.).

SuffixEdit

-one

  1. feminine form of -onis

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