Open main menu

Contents

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin ter (three times).

PrefixEdit

ter-

  1. three

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

AnagramsEdit


IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayic *tAr-, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *taʀ-, from Proto-Austronesian *taʀ-

PronunciationEdit

PrefixEdit

ter- prefix for passive intransitive verb

  1. agentless actions, such as those which are involuntary, sudden, or accidental.
    ter- + ‎tidur (sleep) → ‎tertidur ((accidentally) slept)
    ter- + ‎jatuh (fall) → ‎terjatuh ((suddenly) fall)
  2. used to form the superlative of adjectives and adverbs
    ter- + ‎besar (big) → ‎terbesar (bigest)
    ter- + ‎panjang (long) → ‎terpanjang (longest)

MalayEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayic *tAr-, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *taʀ-, from Proto-Austronesian *taʀ-

PronunciationEdit

PrefixEdit

ter-

  1. agentless actions, such as those which are involuntary, sudden, or accidental.
    terbaling
    (accidentally) threw
    tertidur
    (accidentally) slept
    terberi
    (accidentally) gave
  2. used to form the superlative of adjectives and adverbs
    terbesar
    bigest
    terpanjang
    longest
    tercantik
    most beautiful