-ly

-ly1
suffix forming adjectives meaning:
1》 having the qualities of: brotherly.
2》 recurring at intervals of: hourly.
Origin
OE -lic, of Gmc origin; related to like1.
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-ly2
suffix forming adverbs from adjectives: greatly.
Origin
OE -līce, of Gmc origin.

English new terms dictionary. 2014.

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