phil-

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See also: Phil, Phil., and -phil

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Etymology[edit]

From combining form of Ancient Greek φίλος (phílos, beloved, dear), φιλεῖν (phileîn, to love), of unknown origin.

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phil-

  1. Forming compound words indicating a fondness for or liking of the second element.

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