-achtig

Dutch (Brabantic)

/ˈɑx.təx/

suffix
Definitions
  • like, -ish

Etymology

Inherited from Middle Dutch -achtig, -echt derived from Proto-Germanic *-ihtaz, *haftaz (tied, afflicted, captured).

Origin

Proto-Germanic
*haftaz
Gloss
tied, afflicted, captured

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