meaning of -ward

-ward meaning in Etymology Dictionary

adverbial suffix expressing direction, Old English -weard "toward," actually "turned toward," occasionally -weardes, with genitive singular ending of neuter adjectives, from Proto-Germanic *warth (cognates: Old Saxon, Old Frisian -ward, Old Norse -ver


-ward meaning in General Dictionary

Alt. of -wards


-ward meaning in General Dictionary

(v. i.) Alt. of -wards