ist etymology

English word ist comes from English -ist

Detailed word origin of ist

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ist English (eng) Added to words to form nouns denoting:. A person who holds bigoted, partial views.. A person who uses a technological device of some kind. ;a person with a particular creative or academic role. ;one who has a certain political tendency. ;one who owns or manages something. ;one who subscribes to a particular theological doctrine or religious denomination;.
ist English (eng) A practitioner or supporter of an ism.

Words with the same origin as ist

Descendants of -ist
activist archaeologist biologist journalist novelist pathologist pharmacist physicist receptionist sexist socialist stylist