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prefix- +‎ base


This template is used in the etymology section. Use

{{prefix|language code|prefix|root}}

where prefix is the prefix, excluding hyphen, and root is the root of the term. For instance, a simple etymology of undo could be created with:

{{prefix|en|un|do}}

which evaluates to:

un- +‎ do

Other arguments

|sc=
Script code. See Wiktionary:Scripts
|t1=, |t2=
Glosses
|tr1=, |tr2=
Transliteration of word 1 and word 2 respectively (for non-Latin scripts)
|alt1=, |alt2=
Alternate text to display instead of the links.
|pos1=, |pos2=
Part-of-speech information. Additional unquoted explanatory text, coming after the transliteration and gloss.
|nocat=1
Suppresses categorization

Examples

{{prefix|la|in|fīnītus}}

gives the ouput:

in- +‎ fīnītus

If prefixes or words are written in non-Latin scripts, transliteration parameters may need to be added.

{{prefix|ru|с|tr1=s|gloss1=(along) with|путник|tr2=putnik|gloss2=traveller}}

gives the output

с- (s, (along) with) +‎ путник (putnik, traveller)

See also


Template Data

This is the TemplateData documentation for this template used by VisualEditor and other tools.

TemplateData for prefix

No description.

Template parameters

ParameterDescriptionTypeStatus
language code1

no description

Stringrequired
prefix2

no description

Pageoptional
base3

no description

Pagerequired
script codesc

no description

Stringoptional
prefixal part of speechpos1

no description

Stringoptional
base part of speechpos2

no description

Stringoptional
prefix alternate textalt1

Text to show instead of the link for the prefix

Stringoptional
suffixal alternate textalt2

Transliteration of the word base (for non-Latin scripts)

Stringoptional
prefix glosst1

brief gloss of the prefix

Stringoptional
base glosst2

brief gloss of the word base

Stringoptional
prefix transliterationtr1

Transliteration of the prefix (for non-Latin scripts)

Stringoptional