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-al (-ial, -eal)

pertaining to, like, belonging to, having the character of

2

-ile (attached to noun/adjective bases)

pertaining to, like, belonging to, having the character of

3

-il

pertaining to, like, belonging to, having the character of

4

-ar

pertaining to, like, belonging to, having the character of

5

-ine

pertaining to, like, belonging to, having the character of

6

-ic

pertaining to, like

7

-tic

pertaining to, like

8

-ary

pertaining to, connected with, having the character of

9

-an

pertaining to, like, belonging to, having the character of

10

-ane

pertaining to, like, belonging to, having the character of

11

-form

like, having the shape of

12

-ate (-ite)

having, having the shape of, characterized by having

13

-(u/o)lent

full of, disposed to

14

-ose

full of

15

-ous

full of, having the character of

16

-aceous

belonging to, resembling

17

-ent (-ient)

-ing
if it forms a noun = person who, that which

18

-ant (-iant)

-ing
if it forms a noun = person who, that which

19

-ile (attached to verbal bases)

able to be, able to, tending to
fragILE

20

-able

able to be, able to, tending to

21

-ible

able to be, able to, tending to
flexIBLE

22

-id

tending to, inclined to
vivID

23

-uous

tending to, inclined to
continUOUS

24

-ulous

tending to, inclined to
incredULOUS

25

-ive

tending to, inclined to
actIVE

26

-ory

tending to, serving for
excretORY

27

-itious

tending to, characterized by
fictITIOUS

28

-acious

tending to, inclined to
vivACIOUS

29

-ule

little
globULE

30

-ole

little
arteriOLE

31

-le

little
circLE

32

-ulus

little

33

-ula

little
formULA

34

-ulum

little
capitULUM

35

-el

little
morsEL

36

-ellus

little

37

-ella

little

38

-ellum

little
flagELLUM

39

-cule

little
moleCULE

40

-cle

little
partiCLE

41

-il

little
fibrIL

42

-illus

little

43

-illa

little

44

-illum

little

45

-uncle

little

46

-unculus

little

47

-ette

little
statuETTE

48

-et

little

49

-ory

place for, apparatus
dormitORY

50

-orium

place for, apparatus
auditORIUM

51

-ary

place for, apparatus
mortuARY

52

-arium

place for, apparatus
aquARIUM

53

-y

quality of, state of, act of
miserY

54

-ia

quality of, state of, act of
insomnIA

55

-itude

quality of, state of
gratITUDE

56

-ity (-ety, -ty)

quality of, state of
dexterITY

57

-ance

quality of being, state of being
vigilANCE

58

-ancy

quality of being, state of being

59

-ence

quality of being, state of being
eloquENCE

60

-ency

quality of being, state of being
fluENCY

61

-or

he who, that which
victOR

62

-ion

act of, state of, result of the act of
actION

63

-ure

act of, result of the act of
ruptURE

64

-us

act of, result of the act of
consensUS

65

-or

state of, result of the act of
errOR

66

-men

result of, means of, act of
regiMEN

67

-min-

result of, means of, act of

68

-ment

result of, means of, act of
ferMENT

69

-mentum

result of, means of, act of
moMENTUM

70

-ble

result of the act of, means of, place for
staBLE

71

-bul

result of the act of, means of, place for

72

-bula

result of the act of, means of, place for

73

-bulum

result of the act of, means of, place for

74

-cle

result of the act of, means of
spectaCLE

75

-cul-

result of the act of, means of

76

-culum

result of the act of, means of
curriCULUM

77

-crum

result of the act of, means of

78

-cr-

result of the act of, means of

79

-trum

result of the act of, means of
specTRUM

80

-tr-

result of the act of, means of

81

-fy

to make, to cause
liqueFY

82

-igate

to make, to drive
navIGATE

83

-egate

to make, to drive

84

-esce

to begin, to be somewhat
effervESCE