CLAS 101

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-a
n. – state, condition
-able
adj. – capable of being
-acious
adj. – characteristic of
-acity
n. – state, quality, action
-al (-ar after a word with an -l- in it)
adj. – characteristic of
-an, -ane
adj. – characteristic of
-arium, -ary
n. – place for (something)
-ary

n. – person concerned with

 

adj. – characteristic of

-ate
adj. – characteristic of
-bile
adj. – characteristic of
-ble
adj. – characteristic of
-ble
n. place for
-culus, -cle, -cule, -culum
n. – a little (something)
-ellus, -el, -ella
n. – a little (something)
-er
n. – person who
-etic
adj. – characterized by
-ety
n. – state, quality, action
-ia

n. – process, condition

n. – state, condition

-iac
n. – person affected by
-iasis
n. – state, condition
-ible
adj. – capable of being
-ic

adj. – characteristic of

(also forms abstract nouns)

-ics
n. – the study of
-id
adj. – having the quality of
-il, -ile
adj. – characteristic of
-il
n. – a little  (something)
-in, -ine

n. – indicates a chemical substance

 

adj. – characteristic of

-ion
n. – state, quality, action
-isk
n. – a little (something)
-ism
n. – belief in
-ist
n., adj. – person concerned with; characteristic of
-itis
n. – inflammation
-itude
n. – state, condion
-ity
n. – state, quality, action
-ium
n. – membrane, tissue
-ive
adj. – characteristic
-ize, -iz-
forms verbs from nouns and adjectives
-lent
adj. – full of
-m, -ma, -mat,
n. – state, condition, procedure
-men
n. – state, condition, action
-ment
n. – state, quality, action
-oid
adj. – having the form, appearance of
-ole
n. – a little (something)
-om, -oma, -omat-
n. – state, condition; swelling, tumor, cancer
-on
noun ending
-or

n. – someone, something, (performing an action)

 

n. – state, quality, condition

-orium, -ory
n. – place for (something)
-ory
adj. – characteristic of
-ose
adj. – full of
-osis
n. – state, process, non-inflammatory abnormal condition
-ot
n. – person concerned with
-ous
adj. – full of
-sia
n. – state, condition, procedure
-sis
n. – state, condition, procedure
-t
n. – person concerned with
-tic
adj. – characterized by
-u-
stem of -uus before another suffix
-ulus, -ula, -ule, -ul,
n. – a little (something)
-ure
n. – state, quality, action
-y
n. – state, quality, action
-y
n. – process, condition

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