-anus

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-anus is a Latin suffix, meaning 'of or pertaining to'. It usually indicates a relationship of position, possession, or origin.

It is also used to Latinise names or to create male forms of female names.

The suffix is also shortened to -an or extended to -ianus.

Variant forms include:


The female form of the suffix is -ana.

List of Names with the suffix -anus