See also: archi, Archi, and -archi

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Late Latin archi- (arch-, chief, first), from Ancient Greek ἀρχι- (arkhi-, chief, leading), from ἄρχω (árkhō, I begin, lead, rule, govern)

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archi-

  1. Synonym of arch-.

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From Ancient Greek prefix ἀρχι- (arkhi-), from ἄρχω (árkhō, I begin, lead, rule, govern), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ergʰ- (to begin, rule, command).

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archi-

  1. Alternative form of arch-.

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  • IPA(key): /aʁ.ʃi/
    • (file)
  • Rhymes: -i

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archi-

  1. arch- (used for intensiveness), ultra-
  2. (colloquial) dead (extremely)
    archi- + ‎faux (wrong) → ‎archifaux (dead wrong, extremely wrong)
    archi- + ‎vrai (true) → ‎archivrai (extremely true)

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archi-

  1. arch-

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From the Ancient Greek ἀρχι- (arkhi-). Productive from Late Latin on.

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archi-

  1. arch-, archi-

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From Ancient Greek ἀρχι- (arkhi-).

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archi-

  1. arch-
    archi- + ‎diecezja → ‎archidiecezja

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  • archi- in Polish dictionaries at PWN

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archi-

  1. archi-, arch-

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