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peri- Explained

peri- at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

from Gk. peri (prep.) "around, about." ///

Peri- at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Peri- \Per"i-\ [Gr. ?, prep.]
A prefix used to signify around, by, near, over, beyond, or
to give an intensive sense; as, perimeter, the measure
around; perigee, point near the earth; periergy, work beyond
what is needed; perispherical, quite spherical.

peri- at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: also » peri

English

Etymology

From Inter: etyl » grc Inter: term » περί|sc=polytonic||about, around|lang=grc|tr=peri.

Prefix

Inter: en-prefi » x
  • around or surrounding:
    1. : perimeter
    2. near:
    3. : perinatal

      Derived terms

      Inter: prefixsee » en


    Italian

    Etymology

    From Inter: etyl » grc|it Inter: term » περί|sc=polytonic||about, around|lang=grc|tr=peri.

    Prefix

    Inter: head » it|prefix
  • peri-

    Derived terms

    Inter: prefixsee » it

  • Spanish

    Etymology

    From Inter: etyl » grc|es Inter: term » περί|sc=polytonic||about, around|lang=grc|tr=peri.

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: IPA » /pe.ɾi/|lang=es

    Prefix

    Inter: head » es|prefix
  • peri-

    Derived terms

    Inter: prefixsee » es

  • Translation: de » peri-
    Translation: et » peri-
    Translation: tr » peri-

    péri- at English (WD) Of Explained:

    ==French==

    Etymology

    From Inter: etyl » grc|fr Inter: term » περί|sc=polytonic||about, around|lang=grc|tr=peri.

    Prefix

    Inter: head » fr|prefix|sort=peri-
  • peri-, round, about

    Derived terms

    Inter: prefixsee » fr

  • Translation: fr » péri-