EnglishEdit

PrefixEdit

col-

  1. The form of con- used before l.
  2. A variant of colo- sometimes used before a vowel.

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From preposition cum (with)

PrefixEdit

col-

  1. with; together

Usage notesEdit

con- is a prefix added to many words to give a sense of with or together. Before l, it assimilates to l. Other forms are co-, com- (used before b, p, m, and n), and cor- (used before r).

Last modified on 16 June 2013, at 03:29