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"crat" is from "kratos" (strength) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.


In this sense, it is a word added to another word to form a new word.

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grammar is modifier

"-crat" is a type of suffix


A word ending that indicates a supporter of some form of government. Created by people to expand meaning of words. Can be added to the end of many words.

Examples of how the word is used

-crat illustration Unlike Soviet bureaucrats, the federal government lacks a captive labor force.
-crat illustration Display Democrat slogans and humor on t-shirts, mugs, mousepads, calendars and more.