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-ero

-ero

See also: ero, Ero, erő, -erò, and e-rờ

Esperanto

Suffix

-ero

  1. One of many objects of the same kind.
    e.g. sablo (sand) + -erosablero (grain of sand)

See also

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Ido

Etymology

Borrowing from English -er, French -eur, German -er, Russian -ер (-er).

Suffix

-ero

  1. suffix denoting a person occupied in a customary though not professional activity or occupation
    boxar (to box) + -eroboxero ((amateur) boxer)
  2. suffix denoting an animal or even thing with a characteristic action
    rodar (to gnaw) + -erorodero (rodent)

Derived terms

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Spanish

Etymology

From Latin -ārius -ārium, with metathesis of "i" (through a Vulgar Latin form *-airu). Compare Portuguese -eiro.

Suffix

-ero m (feminine counterpart -era)

  1. forms occupations from nouns
    vaca (cow) + -erovaquero (cowboy)
  2. forms places where a noun general resides
    llave (key) + -erollavero (key ring)
  3. forms adjective from nouns
    casa (house) + -erocasero (homely)
  4. form tree names from its fruit
    albaricoque (apricot) + -eroalbaricoquero (apricot tree)

Derived terms

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