oro-

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See also: oro

English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Irregular formation from combining form of Latin os (mouth).

Prefix[edit]

oro-

  1. Forming compound terms with the sense of mouth.

Etymology 2[edit]

From combining form of Ancient Greek ὄρος (óros, mountain, high ground), from ὀρέσθαι (orésthai, to raise oneself).

Prefix[edit]

oro-

  1. Forming compound terms relating to mountains.

Derived terms[edit]


Italian[edit]

Prefix[edit]

oro-

  1. Forms terms relating to mountains
  2. Forms terms related to the mouth; oral
  3. Forms relating to the hour of one's birth