-ades


a suffix occurring in loanwords from Greek, the plural of -ad1: Hyades; Pleiades.

Nearby words

  1. -acity,
  2. -acy,
  3. -ad,
  4. -ade,
  5. -adelphous,
  6. -ado,
  7. -ae,
  8. -aea,
  9. -aean,
  10. -aemia

Origin of -ades

< Greek -ades. See -ad1

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