-oid etymology

English word -oid comes from Ancient Greek -ειδής

Detailed word origin of -oid

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ειδής Ancient Greek (grc)
-oid English (eng) Of similar form to, but not the same as. Having the likeness of. Forms adjectives and nouns.

Words with the same origin as -oid

Descendants of -ειδής
android