com-

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin com ‎(with), an archaic form of cum ‎(with)

PrefixEdit

com-

  1. the form of con- used before b, m, and p

See alsoEdit


LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From preposition cum ‎(with)

PrefixEdit

com-

  1. with; together

Usage notesEdit

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


Old IrishEdit

PrefixEdit

com- ‎(abbreviation ɔ)

  1. with, con-, co-

Derived termsEdit


DescendantsEdit

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
com- chom- com-
pronounced with /ɡ(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

  • com-” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
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