See also: phi lê

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From Latin -phila, from Ancient Greek φίλος (phílos, dear, beloved).

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IPA(key): /faɪ̯l/

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-phile

  1. Forming nouns and adjectives meaning "loving", "friendly", or "friend".
    Scott is such a bibliophile that he won't even put that book down.

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  • (forming nouns and adjectives): -phobe

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Etymology edit

From Latin -phila, from Ancient Greek φίλος (phílos, dear, beloved).

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-phile

  1. -philic, -phile
    Antonym: -phobe

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  • Turkish: -fil