-anus etymology

Latin word -anus comes from Latin -nus (Derives adjective nouns from verbs.)

Detailed word origin of -anus

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-nus Latin (lat) Derives adjective nouns from verbs.
-anus Latin (lat) Of or pertaining to; -ian; usually indicates a relationship of position, possession, or origin.

Words with the same origin as -anus

Descendants of -nus
tribunus