co-

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Latin prefix co-.

Prefix[edit]

co-

  1. together; mutually; jointly
  2. partner or subordinate in an activity
  3. to the same degree
  4. (mathematics) of the opposite, of the counterpart
    cokernel; codimension; cosine; counion; cointersection

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Usage notes[edit]

  • Generally, the use of a hyphen (-) is used in British English (e.g. co-operate), which is omitted in American English (e.g. cooperate).

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French[edit]

Prefix[edit]

co-

  1. co- (together; jointly)

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Latin[edit]

Prefix[edit]

co-

  1. together, with
    cogere, Quirinus (co-viri-nus), cohaerere, coire, colligere
  2. (intensifier)

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Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish com-.

Prefix[edit]

co-

  1. co-

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Mutation[edit]

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
co- cho- go-
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish com-.

Prefix[edit]

co-

  1. Usually (but not always) designates mutuality or reciprocity.

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