See also: tore, töre, and Tore

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin -tōrem, the accusative singular of -tor, from Proto-Italic *-tōr, from Proto-Indo-European *-tōr < *-tor-s. Cognate to French -eur, -teur, Spanish -dor.

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)

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See alsoEdit

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

LatinEdit

SuffixEdit

-tōre

  1. ablative singular of -tor