A ceramic vase stood on the table.
Joan made the dish of ceramic.
Joe had dozens of ceramics in his apartment.
Origin of ceramic
- From Greek keramikos of pottery from keramos potter's clay ker-3 in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Ancient Greek κεραμικός (keramikos, “potter's”), from κέραμος (keramos, “potter's clay”), perhaps from a pre-Hellenic word.