-olus etymology

Latin word -olus comes from Latin -lus, Latin -lis

Detailed word origin of -olus

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-lus Latin (lat) Used to form a diminutive of a noun, indicating small size or youth and thus sometimes depreciation.
-lis Latin (lat)
-olus Latin (lat)

Words with the same origin as -olus

Descendants of -lus
calculus cappella capsula chartula formula marem mari marito maritus masclus masculus musculus novellus nudo nudum nudus penis regula regulus rotula vasculum vicinus vicus villa
Descendants of -lis
*aviolus *fetiolus -olum alveolus araneola aureolus castaneolus cereola convolvolus filiola fumariolum hospitiolum laureola lineola malleolus palliolum suaviolum