-ule

-ule suffix meaning "small, little" (CAPSULE (Cf. capsule), MODULE (Cf. module), etc.), from Fr. -ule, from Latin diminutive suffix -ulus (fem. -ula, neut. -ulum).

Etymology dictionary. 2014.

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