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English

From Middle English -er, -ere, from Old English -ere (agent suffix), from Proto-Germanic *-ārijaz (agent suffix). Usually thought to have been borrowed from Latin -ārius. Cognate with Dutch -er and -aar, Low German -er, German -er, Swedish -are, Icelandic -ari, Gothic -𐌰𐍂𐌴𐌹𐍃 (-areis). Compare also Ancient Greek -ήριος (-ḗrios), Old Church Slavonic -арь (-arĭ).

Reinforced by the synonymous but unrelated Old French -or, -eor (Anglo-Norman variant -our), from Latin -(ā)tor, from Proto-Indo-European *-tōr.

Afrikaans

From Dutch -er.

Catalan

From Old Occitan, from Latin -ārius. Compare the borrowed doublet -ari.

Dutch

From Old Dutch *-āri, -ere, from Proto-Germanic *-ārijaz, borrowed from Latin -ārius. Cognate with Dutch -aar.

French

Latin -are.

German

From Middle High German -ære, -er, from Old High German -āri, from Proto-Germanic *-ārijaz, from Latin -arius.

Luxembourgish

From a Proto-Germanic *-ārijaz, from Latin -ārius.

Middle Dutch

From Old Dutch -iro, -oro, from Proto-Germanic *-izô, *-ōzô.

Middle French

From Old French -ier, -er, from Latin -are.

Norwegian Bokmål

From Old Norse -ari.

Old French

From Latin -āre.

Portuguese

From Latin -ēre

Spanish

From Latin -ēre

Turkish

From Ottoman Turkish ر (-r, -er), from Proto-Turkic *-er. Cognate with Old Turkic 𐰼 (-r, -er).