from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- suffix Sound: homophone.
- suffix Device that receives or emits sound: geophone.
- suffix Speaker of a language: Anglophone.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- suffix A type of sound e.g. allophone.
- suffix A device that makes a sound e.g. saxophone.
- suffix A device related to the telephone e.g. textphone.
- suffix A speaker of a certain language e.g. Francophone.
- suffix Part of some classical names, e.g., Persephone, Tisiphone.
From Greek phōnē, sound, voice; see bhā-2 in Indo-European roots.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Ancient Greek φωνή (phone, "sound"), related to fame. (Wiktionary)