Last modified on 7 November 2014, at 16:38

sur-

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EtymologyEdit

From the Old French sur-, sour-, sor-, soure-, a syncopic form of the Latin super.

PrefixEdit

sur-

  1. (not currently productive) A syncopic variant of super-.
    surreach, surrebutter, surreine, surreined, surrejoinder, surreply, surreverently, surroyal

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Since Old French, syncopic from of Latin super.

PrefixEdit

sur-

  1. over, on top of
  2. over- (excessive; excessively; too much)

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Old FrenchEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Syncopic form of Latin super.

PrefixEdit

sur-

  1. over, on top of

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