-inus etymology

Latin word -inus comes from Proto-Indo-European *-nā-, and later Proto-Italic *-īnos (Of/belonging to.)

Detailed word origin of -inus

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*-nā- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*-īnos Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Of/belonging to.
-inus Latin (lat) Of or pertaining to; -ine; usually indicates a relationship of position, possession, or origin.

Words with the same origin as -inus

Descendants of *-nā-
Asinianus Erasminus Falacrinum Fescennini andinus argentinus asellus asininus asinus binarius binus caninus collinus combino corvinus elephantinus latine lupinus medicinalis medicinus olorinus peregrinus pullinus vaccinus