auriger etymology

Latin word auriger comes from Latin aurum, Latin -ger (Forms adjectives meaning “-bearing, -carrying” from nouns.)

Detailed word origin of auriger

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
aurum Latin (lat) A Golden Age. Any object made of gold, such as a gold coin or a gold ring. Gold (as mineral or metal). Gold (colour). Lustre.
-ger Latin (lat) Forms adjectives meaning “-bearing, -carrying” from nouns.
auriger Latin (lat) Bearing gold.

Words with the same origin as auriger

Descendants of aurum
Descendants of -ger
astriger barbiger belliger claviger contiger cornigera ensiger floriger libriger mundiger naviger nubiger penatiger pharetriger plagiger plantiger securiger somniger spiniger squamigeri stelliger urniger veliger Āligeri