sponsorship etymology

English word sponsorship comes from English -ship, English sponsor

Detailed word origin of sponsorship

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ship English (eng) Appended to a noun to form a new noun denoting a property or state of being, time spent in a role, or a specialised union.
sponsor English (eng) A person or organisation with some sort of responsibility for another person or organisation, especially where the responsibility has a religious, legal, or financial aspect.. A senior member of a twelve step or similar program assigned to a guide a new initiate and form a partnership with him.. One that pays all or part of the cost of an event, a publication, or a media program, usually in [...]
sponsorship English (eng) (countable, uncountable) The aid or support provided by a sponsor; backing or patronage.. (uncountable) The state or practice of being a sponsor.

Words with the same origin as sponsorship

Descendants of -ship
censorship championship citizenship companionship courtship craftsmanship dealership dictatorship guardianship internship kinship ladyship leadership lordship marksmanship membership ownership partnership penmanship relationship scholarship showmanship sportsmanship worship
Descendants of sponsor