-τερος

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Greek[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-τερος (-teros)

  1. Added to most adjectives and some adverbs to form the comparative forms.
    βαθύς (vathýs, deep)   x   βαθύτερος (vathýteros, deeper)
    όμορφος (ómorfos, beautiful)   x   ομορφότερος (omorfóteros, more beautiful)
  2. Added to most adjectives and some adverbs to form the relative superlative forms.
    βαθύς (vathýs, deep)   x   ο βαθύτερος (o vathýteros, deepest)

Derived terms[edit]

see: Category:Greek words suffixed with -τερος

Related terms[edit]