nectophore etymology

English word nectophore comes from English -phore (Bearer, carrier or conveyor.), Ancient Greek νηκτός

Detailed word origin of nectophore

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-phore English (eng) Bearer, carrier or conveyor.
νηκτός Ancient Greek (grc)
nectophore English (eng) The swimming bell of a siphonophore.

Words with the same origin as nectophore

Descendants of -phore
adenophorous androphore carpophore chromophore electrophore gametophore iodophor luminophore mechanophore myophore necrophore odontophore onomatophore oophore oöphore phagophore pharmacophore photophore pogonophore polyphore rhinophoral semantophore siderophore zygophore
Descendants of νηκτός