There are 3 main definitions of -ade in English:

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-ade 1

Syllabification: -ade

suffix

Forming nouns:
1Denoting an action that is completed: barricade blockade
2Denoting the body concerned in an action or process: brigade cavalcade
3Denoting the product or result of an action or process: arcade lemonade marmalade

Origin

From French via Portuguese, Provençal, and Spanish -ada or via Italian -ata, from Latin -atus (past participial suffix of verbs ending in -are).

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-ade 2 Syllabification: -ade

suffix

Forming nouns such as decade. Compare with -ad1.

Origin

Representing the French noun ending -ade, from Greek.

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-ade 3 Syllabification: -ade

suffix

Forming nouns:
1 equivalent to -ade1. brocade
2Denoting a person: renegade

Origin

From Spanish or Portuguese -ado, masculine form of -ada (see -ade1).

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