See also: tele, Tele, télé, telē, and télé-

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek τῆλε (têle, at a distance, far off, far away, far from).

PrefixEdit

tele-

  1. over a distance
    telephone
  2. television
    telecast
    telefantasy
    telethon
  3. telegraph
  4. telephone
    telecheck
    telesales
  5. teleport
    telebooth

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CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek τῆλε (têle).

PrefixEdit

tele-

  1. tele-

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CzechEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek τῆλε (têle).

PronunciationEdit

PrefixEdit

tele-

  1. tele-

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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

PrefixEdit

tele-

  1. tele-

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FinnishEdit

PrefixEdit

tele-

  1. tele-

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GalicianEdit

PrefixEdit

tele-

  1. tele- (1 and 2)

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HungarianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈtɛlɛ]
  • Hyphenation: te‧le

Etymology 1Edit

From Ancient Greek τῆλε (têle, at a distance, far off, far away, far from).[1]

PrefixEdit

tele-

  1. tele-
    ház (house)teleház (telecenter)
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Etymology 2Edit

From the adverb tele (full).

PrefixEdit

tele-

  1. (verbal prefix) to the brim, fully, over an entire extent
    pakol (to pack)telepakol (to fill up something fully with something)
    firkál (to scribble)telefirkál (to scribble all over, to fill the available space completely with scribble)
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See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Tótfalusi, István. Idegenszó-tár: Idegen szavak értelmező és etimológiai szótára (’A Storehouse of Foreign Words: an explanatory and etymological dictionary of foreign words’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2005. →ISBN

ItalianEdit

PrefixEdit

tele-

  1. tele- (all senses)

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek τῆλε (têle)

PrefixEdit

tele-

  1. tele-

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek τῆλε (têle)

PrefixEdit

tele-

  1. tele-

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PortugueseEdit

PrefixEdit

tele-

  1. tele- (over a distance)

Serbo-CroatianEdit

PrefixEdit

tele- (Cyrillic spelling теле-)

  1. tele-

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SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtele/, [ˈt̪ele]

PrefixEdit

tele-

  1. tele- (1 and 2)

Derived termsEdit


SwedishEdit

PrefixEdit

tele-

  1. tele-; bridging large distances (e.g. telepati, telefon, telepresens)
  2. tele-; pertaining to telecommunications (e.g. televerk, telebolag, teleingenjör)

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