-eur

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French, from Old French -eor, -or, from Latin -ator, -tor. In some senses, from Latin -or.

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-eur

  1. Used to form agent nouns from verbs.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Since Middle French, from Old French -eor, -or, from Latin -ator, -tor. In some senses, from Latin -or.

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

-eur m ‎(feminine -euse)

  1. Used to form agent nouns from verbs.

See alsoEdit

SuffixEdit

-eur f

  1. Used to form abstract nouns from adjectives; -ness.

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DescendantsEdit


Middle FrenchEdit

SuffixEdit

-eur m ‎(feminine equivalent -euse)

  1. Used to form agent nouns from verbs.

Derived termsEdit



Old FrenchEdit

SuffixEdit

-eur

  1. Alternative form of -or (both etymologies)

Derived termsEdit

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