-al

suffix
1》 (forming adjectives from Latin, Greek, or English words) relating to; of the kind of: tidal.
2》 forming nouns chiefly denoting verbal action: arrival.
Origin
sense 1 from Fr. -el or L. -alis; sense 2 from Fr. -aille or from L. -alis functioning as a noun ending.

English new terms dictionary. 2014.

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