souffreteux etymology

French word souffreteux comes from Old French -us (-ous, used for forming adjectives.), Old French suffraite

Detailed word origin of souffreteux

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-us Old French (fro) -ous, used for forming adjectives.
suffraite Old French (fro)
suffraitus Old French (fro)
souffreteux French (fra) Sickly (weak in health).

Words with the same origin as souffreteux

Descendants of -us
Merveilleuse courageux honteux joyeux merveilleux orgueilleux outrageux périlleux