- -age [ij, əj][OFr < LL -aticum, belonging to, related to] suffix1. act, condition, or result of [marriage, cleavage, usage]2. amount or number of [acreage]3. cost of [postage]4. place of [steerage]5. collection of [peerage, rootage]6. home of [hermitage]: The suffix appears in many words borrowed directly from French into Middle English [savage, voyage]
English World dictionary. V. Neufeldt. 2014.