myrmeco-

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek μύρμηκος (múrmēkos, ant’s), genitive of μύρμηξ (múrmēks, ant)

Prefix[edit]

myrmeco-

  1. of or pertaining to ants

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • 'myrmeco-", in Lloyd's Encyclopaedic Dictionary, Published by Edward Lloyd, Vol. 5, 1896.
  • 'myrmeco-", in Origins: A Short Etymological Dictionary of Modern Englsh, 4th Edition, by Partridge E. Staff, and Eric Partridge (Routledge, 1977) ISBN 0203421140.