How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"ferous" is from "ferre" (to carry) spoken by ancient people in central Italy around 700 B.C.
A word ending that indicates bearing, containing or producing. Created by people to expand meaning of words. Can be added to the end of many words.
Examples of how the word is used
|The herbiferous bowl contained fresh basil from my pantry.|
|Demand for water in the region has increased well beyond the aquifer's capacity to provide.|