circum-

See also: circum

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin circum-.

PrefixEdit

circum-

  1. around, surrounding

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin circum-.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /t͡ʃir.kum/
  • Hyphenation: cir‧cum-

PrefixEdit

circum-

  1. circum-
    Synonym: circon-

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LatinEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Combining form of circum (round about”, “in a circle around, adverb and preposition).

PronunciationEdit

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circum-

  1. circum- (round, about)

Usage notesEdit

  • Derivations of this suffix frequently occur divisim.

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PortugueseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin circum-.

PrefixEdit

circum-

  1. circum- (around)

Usage notesEdit

Circum- with a hyphen is used before M, N, H and vowels, otherwise circun- with no hyphen is used.