-lac

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *laiką ‎(jump, spring, sport). Akin to Old English lāc ‎(sport, play). More at lake

Suffix[edit]

-lāc n

  1. noun suffix denoting activity (compare Modern English -ation)
    feohtlāc ‎(fighting)
  2. practice, action or process of
    wedlāc ‎(pledge, plighted troth)
  3. act of
    hǣmedlāc ‎(sexual intercourse)
  4. gift
    frēolāc ‎(oblation, free-will offering)
    sǣlāc ‎(sea-gift)

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-lac (Cyrillic spelling -лац)

  1. Suffix appended to words to create a masculine noun, usually denoting a profession, performer or a feature.