Suffixes from Latin

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adj. forming:
pertaining to, like, belonging to, having the characteristic of”
-al,-ial,-eal (vocal)
-ane,-(e)an, -ian, [-ain] (veteran)
-ar (popular, regular)
adj. forming:
full of
(having the character of, like)
-ose, -iose (comatose)
-ous, -ious, -eous (famous)
adj. forming:
full of, disposed to
-(u)lent, -(o)lent (fraudulent)
adj. forming:
pertaining to, like
-ic, -tic (civic, classic, rustic)
adj. forming:
pertaining to, connected with, having the character of
-ary (literary, military, temporary)
adj. forming:
pertaining to, like, belonging to, having the character of
-ile, -il (juvenile ,hostile, citizen)
adj. forming:
pertaining to, like, of
-ine (feminine)
adj. forming:
possessing, being
-ate, -it(e) (accurate, adequate)
adj. forming:
equivalent to english past participle “ing”
-and, -ent, -ient (urgent, apparent)
adj. forming:
able to be, able to, tending to
-able, -ible (portable, flexible)
-ile (reptile, agile)
adj. forming:
tending to, inclined to
-acious ( audacious)
-id (humid)
-ulous (garrulous)
-ive (active)
-uous (continuous)
adj. forming:
tending to, characterized by
-itious (fictitious)
adj. forming:
tending to, serving for
-ory (introductory)
noun forming:
quality of, state of
-ity, -ety, -ty (gravity)
-(i)tude (longitude)
-(i)mony (matrimony)
noun forming:
quality or state of being or having
-acy (accuracy)
noun-forming:
quality of being inclined to
-acity (audacity)
noun forming:
quality of, state of, act of, result of
-y (custody)
-ion ( production)
-ment [means of] (excitement)
-men (specimen)
noun forming:
office of, holder(s) of the office of
-ate (senate)
diminutive suffixes
-(i)cule, -cle, -icle
-el, -il
-ole, -ule, -le
noun forming:
quality of ___ing, state of ___ing
-ance, -ancy, -ence, -ency (vigilance, fluency)
noun forming:
state of, result of
-or (error)
noun forming:
place for
-ary [-arium] (library, aquarium)
-ory [-orium] (dormitory)
noun forming:
act of, result of
-ure (fracture)
state or quality of being full of
-(u)lence, -(o)lence (violence)
noun forming:
one who does, that which does
-or (actor)
noun forming:
that which must __-ed
-and(um), -(i)end(um) (agendum, memorandum)

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