- a combining form used in the names of kinds of discourse, spoken or written: analogue; monologue; travelogue.
Origin of -logue
- indicating speech or discourse of a particular kindtravelogue; monologue
Word Origin for -logue
Word Origin and History for -logue
word-forming element meaning "one who is immersed in or driven by," mostly from French-derived words, ultimately from Greek -logos, -logon. Now mostly superseded by -loger, -logist except in ideologue and a few others. As a combining element meaning "kind of discourse," it is from French -logue, from Greek -logos.