(also -eth)
suffix forming ordinal and fractional numbers from four onwards: sixth.
OE -(o)tha, -(o)the.
suffix forming nouns:
1》 (from verbs) denoting an action or process: growth.
2》 (from adjectives) denoting a state: filth.
OE -thu, -tho, -th.
suffix variant spelling of -eth2 (as in doth).

English new terms dictionary. 2014.

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