See also: υπο-, υπό-, ὑπό, and ὕπο

Ancient GreekEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • ὑπ- (hup-)before a vowel with smooth breathing
  • ὑφ- (huph-)before a vowel with rough breathing

EtymologyEdit

Prefix variant of the preposition ὑπό (hupó).

PrefixEdit

ῠ̔πο- (hupo-)

  1. under, sub-, hypo-
    1. of the casing or covering
    2. of the agency or influence (by)
  2. denoting a small degree, gradual

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit