See also: ferro, ferró, and ferrò

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Etymology edit

Latin ferrum (iron).

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ferro-

  1. iron (the metal)
  2. (chemistry) ferrous

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Finnish edit

Etymology edit

Internationalism (see English ferro-).

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈferːo-/, [ˈfe̞rːo̞-]

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ferro-

  1. ferro-

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French edit

Etymology 1 edit

From Latin ferrum.

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ferro-

  1. ferro-

Etymology 2 edit

From chemin de fer (literally iron paths).

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ferro-

  1. Relating to railways

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Italian edit

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ferro-

  1. ferro-
  2. forms terms relating to railways/railroads

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Polish edit

Etymology edit

From Latin ferrum.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈfɛr.rɔ/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛrrɔ
  • Syllabification: fer‧ro

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ferro-

  1. ferro-
    ferro- + ‎magnetyzm → ‎ferromagnetyzm

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Further reading edit

  • ferro- in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Spanish edit

Etymology edit

From ferrum (iron). The "railroad" sense comes from ferrocarril (railroad, literally iron path).

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ferro-

  1. forms terms relating to railroads: ferro-

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