See also: klepto

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Representing a combining form of Ancient Greek κλέπτης (kléptēs, thief), κλέπτω (kléptō, steal), from Proto-Indo-European *klep- (to steal). Cognate with Gothic 𐌷𐌻𐌹𐍆𐌰𐌽 (hlifan, to steal), Gothic 𐌷𐌻𐌹𐍆𐍄𐌿𐍃 (hliftus, thief).

PrefixEdit

klepto-

  1. theft; stealing