laniger etymology

Latin word laniger comes from Latin lanarius (Wool-worker.), Latin -ger (Forms adjectives meaning “-bearing, -carrying” from nouns.)

Detailed word origin of laniger

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
lanarius Latin (lat) Wool-worker.
-ger Latin (lat) Forms adjectives meaning “-bearing, -carrying” from nouns.
laniger Latin (lat) (poetic) wool-bearing, fleecy. Of a lamb (astronomy, poetic) the constellation of the Ram (Aries). Ram.

Words with the same origin as laniger

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