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EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin sub (under).

PrefixEdit

sub-

  1. under, beneath
  2. subsidiary, secondary
  3. almost, nearly

Usage notesEdit

In Latin, the following sound changes affected "sub-" and cause English borrowings from Latin which contain this prefix to have different forms. Words formed in English using the prefix "sub-" do not exhibit these sound changes. (Combination with 's' involved elision and the other changes involved assimilation.)

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DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

PrefixEdit

sub-

  1. sub-

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FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

PrefixEdit

sub-

  1. sub-

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ItalianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • sud- (before a letter "d")
  • sum- (before a letter "m")

PrefixEdit

sub-

  1. sub- (clarification of this definition is needed)

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LatinEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PrefixEdit

sub-

  1. sub-

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PortugueseEdit

PrefixEdit

sub-

  1. sub- (under, beneath)
    Synonym: so-
  2. sub- (subsidiary, secondary)

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RomanianEdit

PronunciationEdit

PrefixEdit

sub-

  1. sub-

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SpanishEdit

PrefixEdit

sub-

  1. sub-
    Synonym: so-

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