Definition of -cy in English:

-cy

Syllabification: -cy

suffix

  • 1Denoting state or condition: bankruptcy
  • 2Denoting rank or status: baronetcy

Origin

from Latin -cia, -tia and Greek -k(e)ia, -t(e)ia.

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