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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the Latin preposition (of, from), which is often attached directly to the beginnings of other Latin words.

PronunciationEdit

PrefixEdit

de-

  1. Meaning reversal, undoing or removing.
    decouple
    de-ice
  2. Intensifying.
    defraud
    decomplex
    denumerate
    depauperize
    deprostrate
    despecificate
  3. Meaning from, off.
    detrain
    desubstantival
    deverbal

Derived termsEdit


See alsoEdit

TranslationsEdit

NOTE: Words using the prefix de- do not necessarily use the prefixes given here when translated. See individual words for more accurate translations.


DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

PrefixEdit

de-

  1. de-



MalayEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English de-, from Latin (of, from).

PronunciationEdit

PrefixEdit

de-

  1. (obsolete) de- (reversal, undoing or removing)
    deaktifkan(deactivate)

SynonymsEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

PrefixEdit

de-

  1. same as de- in English

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

PrefixEdit

de-

  1. de-

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Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin dis-.

PrefixEdit

de-

  1. Alternative form of des-
  2. indicating that an action is done more strongly or more vigorously
    brisier(to break) →‎ debrisier(to break)

West Coast BajauEdit

PrefixEdit

de-

  1. (cardinal) one