From Ancient Greek suffix -γραφω (-graphō), from γράφω (gráphō, “to scratch, to scrape, to graze”), whence also -graphy.
- that writes
- (metonymically) that is written
- (by analogy) that draws or shows
- (metonymically) that is drawn or shown
- A group of letters of a specified number.
Originally in borrowings from Latin terms ending in -graphus such as Geograph from geōgraphus