Translation of "-er" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


suffix (FROM A PLACE) 来自一个地方 uk us /r/ US  //

added to the names of particular places to form nouns referring to people who come from those places

a Londoner (= a person who comes from London) 伦敦人
a northerner (= a person who comes from the north) 北方人

(Translation of “-er suffix (FROM A PLACE)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)