housage etymology

English word housage comes from English -age, English house

Detailed word origin of housage

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-age English (eng) Forming nouns with the sense of collection or appurtenance.. Forming nouns indicating a charge, toll, or fee. Forming nouns indicating a place. Forming nouns indicating a process, action, or a result. Forming nouns indicating a rate. Forming nouns of a state or relationship.
house English (eng) (US, dialect) A small stand of trees in a swamp.. (astrology) One of the twelve divisions of an astrological chart. [from 14thc.]. (cartomancy) The fourth Lenormand card.. (chess, now, rare) A square on a chessboard, regarded as the proper place of a piece. [from 16thc.]. (curling) The four concentric circles where points are scored on the ice. [from 19thc.]. (metaphorical) a place of rest [...]
housage English (eng) A fee for keeping goods in a house.

Words with the same origin as housage

Descendants of -age
average footage leverage luggage mileage orphanage package salvage save sewage shortage storage teenage underage voltage wreckage
Descendants of house
heezy hizouse hizzay hizzie hizzle hizzy housane housie