-ar [ər]
[< ME -er < OFr -er, -ier, -air < L -aris; or directly < L -aris; also < L -arius, a suffix of nouns of agency] suffix
1. forming adjectives of, relating to, like, of the nature of [singular, polar]
2. forming nouns the agent of a particular action [registrar]
3. [modeled on SCHOLAR, etc.]-ER

English World dictionary. . 2014.

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