Last modified on 28 August 2013, at 14:48

-ern

Old EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From adjectival use of -ærn (noun suffix denoting location), from ærn (place).

SuffixEdit

-ern

  1. adjectival suffix meaning "a place"
    hāligern (sanctuary, holy place)
  2. used adverbially to mean "toward a place"