- added to a noun, to create words for a male person who has an occupation related to that noun:
- added to a noun, to create words for a male person who has does something related to that noun:
Some of these words are taken whole directly from Turkish, eg μπογιατζής ("painter") < boyacı, while others are neologisms made from joining Greek nouns onto this suffix, eg παλιά ("old (stuff)") < παλιατζής ("junk dealer").
declension of -τζής
- -τζίδικο n (-tzídiko) (place where the above occupations take place)