-ar etymology

Romanian word -ar comes from Latin -arius

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Detailed word origin of -ar

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-arius Latin (lat) (masculine only) -er; Used to form nouns denoting an agent of use, such as a dealer or artisan, from other nouns. Used to form adjectives from nouns or numerals.
-ar Romanian (ron) Added to a word to denote a profession or craft; -er.

Words with the same origin as -ar

Descendants of -arius
acvariu aniversare apar argintar armasar boar cavaler denar dinar focar iepurar inar librar ordinar pecuniar plumbar portar primar sagitar secundar seminarist săgetar