hopl-

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Etymology 1[edit]

From the Ancient Greek ὅπλον (hóplon, weapon”, “piece of armour); related to hoplite.

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hopl-

  1. weapon, arms; armed
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Etymology 2[edit]

From the Ancient Greek ὁπλή (hoplḗ, hoof).

Prefix[edit]

hopl-

  1. (rare) hoof, hooves; hooved
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Usage notes[edit]

  • When combined with a word or another affix which begins with a consonant, this prefix concatenates with -o- (as hoplo-).

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