-dom

a noun suffix meaning:

1. domain, as in kingdom.
2. collection of persons, as in officialdom, ockerdom.
3. rank or station, as in earldom.
4. general condition, as in freedom.
{Middle English, Old English -dōm, suffix, representing dōm (noun). See doom}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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