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EtymologyEdit

Inherited from the Ancient Greek ἐπῐ- (epi-), a prefix derived from the preposition ἐπί (epí, upon, on).

PrefixEdit

επι- (epi-)

  1. superior, above, over
    επι- (epi-) + ‎βλέπω (vlépo, to see) → ‎επιβλέπω (epivlépo, to oversee, to supervise)
  2. coming after
    επι- (epi-) + ‎δοκιμάζω (dokimázo, to test) → ‎επιδοκιμάζω (epidokimázo, to approve)
  3. repeated
    επι- (epi-) + ‎αναλαμβάνω (analamváno, to take) → ‎επαναλαμβάνω (epanalamváno, to repeat)

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