Last modified on 13 August 2014, at 01:28

-tore

See also: tore, töre, and Tore

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin -orem, the accusative singular of -or. Cognate to French -eur.

SuffixEdit

-tore (feminine -trice)

  1. Forming masculine nouns and adjectives from verbs with the sense of ‘person or thing connected or involved with, belonging to, having’, compare English -er and -or
    comprare (to buy) → compratore (buyer)

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

  • -sore (used with verbs ending in -dere)

LatinEdit

SuffixEdit

-tōre

  1. ablative singular of -tor