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

  • adj. Of, derived from, or suggestive of Latin: a Latinate word; a formal, Latinate prose style.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of or derived from Latin.
  • adj. Characteristic of or pertaining to Latin.


Latin + -ate, adjectival suffix (Wiktionary)



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