Meaning of -AGE in English

-AGE

[-age] n suffix [ME, fr. OF, fr. L -aticum] 1: aggregate: collection "trackage"

2. a: action: process "haulage" b: cumulative result of "breakage" c: rate of "dosage"

3: house or place of "orphanage"

4: state: rank "peonage"

5: charge "postage"

Merriam-Webster English vocab.      Английский словарь Merriam Webster.