προσ-

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See also: προς and πρός

Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Prefix version of the preposition πρός (prós, towards).

Prefix[edit]

προσ- (pros-)

  1. motion towards, accession to, or nearness to

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Greek[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek προσ- (pros-, against). See preposition προς.[1]

Prefix[edit]

προσ- (pros-)

  1. toward
  2. (means proximity)
  3. (means agreement, similarity)
  4. (means hostility)
  5. (accentuates the meaning)

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ προσ- in Λεξικό της κοινής νεοελληνικής [Dictionary of Standard Modern Greek], 1998, by the "Triantafyllidis" Foundation.