meaning of -phile

-phile meaning in Etymology Dictionary

also -phil, word-forming factor meaning "one that loves, likes, or perhaps is attracted to," via French -phile and Medieval Latin -philus inside good sense, from Greek -philos, common suffix in personal names (such Theophilos), from philos "loving, dear," from philein "to love," of not known beginning.


-phile - German to English

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