-er etymology

French word -er comes from Latin -are ((first conjugation) (first conjugation).)

Detailed word origin of -er

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-are Latin (lat) (first conjugation) (first conjugation).
-er French (fra) Forms infinitives of first-conjugation verbs.

Words with the same origin as -er

Descendants of -are
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