seismographer etymology

English word seismographer comes from English seismo- (Earthquake.), English -grapher

Detailed word origin of seismographer

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
seismo- English (eng) Earthquake.
-grapher English (eng) A machine which notates a specified subject. Someone who writes about a specified subject, or in a specified manner.
seismographer English (eng) A person who measures and records earthquakes and other ground vibrations.. A person who studies such records, a seismologist.

Words with the same origin as seismographer

Descendants of seismo-
seismocardiography seismogenesis seismogenic seismogenic zone seismogram seismography seismologic seismology seismometer seismometre seismonasty seismoscope seismotectonic seismotherapy
Descendants of -grapher
angiographer calendographer chalcographer chirographer cometographer cryptographer demographer demonographer elegiographer ethnographer geographer glossographer heresiographer histographer logographer mimographer mythographer paleographer paramiographer petrographer stereotypographer tasseographer