Definition of -let in English:

-let

Pronunciation /lɪt/

suffix

  • 1(forming nouns) denoting a smaller or lesser kind.

    ‘booklet’
    • ‘starlet’
  • 2Denoting articles of ornament or dress.

    ‘anklet’
    • ‘bracelet’

Origin

Originally corresponding to French -ette added to nouns ending in -el.