ade, ada, ad & ata
These ROOT-WORDS are of the Suffix AD. The French spell it ADE: the Italian is ATA: the Spanish is ADA. It means ACTION or the RESULT OF ACTION. This Suffix is used as an ending for many different kinds of words.
1. Brigade : brig ADE (brig ade’) n.
Troops consisting of two regiments and headquarters
2. Parade : par ADE (pa rade’) n.
A march for show; as, a cricus parade
3. Cavalcade : ecavalc ADE (kar al kade’) n.
A parade of horsemen on the march
4. Chiliad : chili AD (kil’ ee ad) n.
A thousand; a period of a thousand years
5. Dryad : dry AD (drie’ ad) n.
A wood nymph
6. Decade : dec ADE (dek’ ade) n.
A period of ten years
7. Blockade : block ADE (blo kade’) n.
The act of isolating an enemy during war
8. Fusillade : fusill ADE (fyu si lade’) n.
Rapid discharges of many firearms at the sometimes
9. Limeade : lime ADE (lime ade’) n.
A beverage produced by mixing lime, sugar and water
10. Hebdomad : hebdom AD (heb’ do mad) n.
The number seven; as, seven days a week
11. Lemonade : lemon ADE (lem o nade’) n.
A beverage produced by mixing lemon, sugar and water
12. Monad : mon AD (moe’ nad) n.
A unit; an individual; an atom
13. Myriad : myri AD (myr’ ee ad) n.
A collective number; ten thousand
14. Promenade : promen ADE (prom e nade’) n.
A public place for a leisurely walk
15. Serenade : seren ADE (ser’ e nade) n.
A love song in the evening
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