- Word Parts
|part of speech:
||made up of earth, soil, or dirt.
My great-grandmother grew up in a house with an earthen floor.
||made of clay.
They found an earthen pot in the ruins of the ancient city.
The word earthen
contains the following part:
that means made of
More about this word part:
The suffix -en2forms adjectives from monosyllabic native English nouns denoting material or source