-ter etymology

Latin word -ter comes from Proto-Indo-European *-teros (Contrastive or oppositional adjectival suffix.)

Detailed word origin of -ter

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*-teros Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Contrastive or oppositional adjectival suffix.
-ter Latin (lat) -ly; used to form adverbs from adjectives.

Words with the same origin as -ter

Descendants of *-teros
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