See also: aur

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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

First productive in the 1575 coinage auripotent: representing aur-, the stem of the Latin aurum ‎(gold).

PrefixEdit

aur-

  1. gold
Usage notesEdit
  • When combined with a word or another affix which begins with a consonant, this prefix usually concatenates with -i- (as auri-).
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

First productive in the 1678 coinage aurist: representing aur-, the stem of the Latin auris ‎(ear).

PrefixEdit

aur-

  1. ear
Usage notesEdit
  • When combined with a word or another affix which begins with a consonant, this prefix usually concatenates with -i- (as auri-).
SynonymsEdit
  • (ear): ot- (Grecian equivalent)
Derived termsEdit
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