-worth

as final element in place names, from Old English worþ "enclosed place, homestead."


Nearby words

  1. -wife,
  2. -wise,
  3. -witted,
  4. -woman,
  5. -word,
  6. -worthy,
  7. -xion,
  8. -y,
  9. -yer,
  10. -yl

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper