Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • suffix Of, relating to, or characterized by: baronial.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • suffix Forms an adjective from a noun.

Etymologies

Middle English, from Old French, from Latin -iālis.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Middle English, from Old French, from Latin -ialis, from -i- + -ālis. (Wiktionary)

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