pharetriger etymology

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

Detailed word origin of pharetriger

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
pharetra Latin (lat) (by extension) a kind of sundial in the form of a quiver. A quiver.
-ger Latin (lat) Forms adjectives meaning “-bearing, -carrying” from nouns.
pharetriger Latin (lat) Carrying a quiver, quiver-bearing.

Words with the same origin as pharetriger

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