Definition of -ule

: little one ductule

History and Etymology for -ule

French & Latin; French, from Latin -ulus, masculine diminutive suffix, -ula, feminine diminutive suffix, -ulum, neuter diminutive suffix

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“-ule.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/-ule. Accessed 24 May. 2022.

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