-aetus

noun combining form

-a·​e·​tus
ˈā-ə-təs
: eagle
in generic names of birds
Circaetus

Word History

Etymology

borrowed from New Latin -aëtus, borrowed from Greek āetós, aietós

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“-aetus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/-aetus. Accessed 17 Jun. 2024.

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