aurifer etymology

Romanian word aurifer comes from Latin aurum, Latin -fer (-bearing, -carrying, -bringing.)

Detailed word origin of aurifer

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.
-fer Latin (lat) -bearing, -carrying, -bringing.
aurifer Latin (lat) (of a tree, garden, or grove) bearing golden fruit. Bearing, producing or containing gold, gold-bearing, auriferous.
aurifer Romanian (ron)

Words with the same origin as aurifer

Descendants of aurum
alior aur aurar auri
Descendants of -fer
Lucifer luceafăr somnifer