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See also: homo, Homo, and HOMO

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EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Ancient Greek ὁμός (homós, same).

PrefixEdit

homo-

  1. same
AntonymsEdit
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Etymology 2Edit

From homosexual.

PrefixEdit

homo-

  1. Of or pertaining to homosexuals or homosexuality.
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Etymology 3Edit

From homologue.

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homo-

  1. (organic chemistry) Used to form the names of compounds derived from simpler ones by addition of a methylene group.
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AnagramsEdit


CatalanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Ancient Greek ὁμός (homós).

PrefixEdit

homo-

  1. homo- (same)
    Antonym: hetero-

Etymology 2Edit

From homosexual.

PrefixEdit

homo-

  1. homo- (of or pertaining to homosexuality)

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Further readingEdit


DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Second sense abstracted from homoseksualitet or homoseksuel.

PrefixEdit

homo-

  1. same, homo-
  2. pertaining to homosexuality
    ægteskab (marriage) -> homoægteskab (same-sex marriage)
    -fobi (-phobia) -> homofobi (homophobia)

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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

A clipping of words formed from Greek ὁμο- (homo-, meaning same).

PronunciationEdit

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homo-

  1. homo- (same)
  2. homo- (pertaining to homosexuality)

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FinnishEdit

PrefixEdit

homo-

  1. homo- (same; only in loanwords directly adapted from a term in which "homo-" appears in this sense, e.g. homogeeninen, homoseksuaali, homonyymi)
  2. homo-, gay (homosexual; with common language words, e.g. homobaari, homoliitto, homomies)

FrenchEdit

PrefixEdit

homo-

  1. homo- (same)
  2. homo- (pertaining to homosexuality)
  3. Alternative form of homéo-

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GalicianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Ancient Greek ὁμός (homós).

PrefixEdit

homo-

  1. homo- (same)
    Antonym: hetero-

Etymology 2Edit

Clipping homosexual

PrefixEdit

homo-

  1. homo- (relating to homosexuality)
    Antonym: hetero-

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit


LatvianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Ancient Greek ὁμός (homós, same); found only in words borrowed from other languages (compare English, German, Spanish, French, Portuguese homo-, Italian omo-).

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homo-

  1. homo- (same)

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PortugueseEdit

PrefixEdit

homo-

  1. homo- (same; identical)
  2. homo- (relating to homosexuals)

SpanishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Ancient Greek ὁμός (homós).

PrefixEdit

homo-

  1. homo- (same)
    Antonym: hetero-

Etymology 2Edit

From homosexual

PrefixEdit

homo-

  1. homo- (relating to homosexuality)

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit