is cyber a real word?
- Did you read the entry we have on the word? --EncycloPetey 02:30, 8 September 2009 (UTC)
I need the etymology. (220.127.116.11 19:57, 15 July 2010 (UTC))
Missing noun sense?
From this recent Telegraph article :
Cdr Mark Deller, commander air on the Queen Elizabeth, told The Guardian: "The ship is well designed and there has been a very, very stringent procurement train that has ensured we are less susceptible to cyber than most."
- Needs research to determine how old it is (Trump uses this construction, but it's possible he didn't invent it). DTLHS (talk) 16:18, 5 July 2017 (UTC)
- Both quotes for the noun form are "the cyber" rather just "cyber." "Cyber" used as a noun on its own is an awkward construction, showing lack of familiarity with the term, which has almost always been used as a prefix or adjective. Can any examples of a noun usage without "the" preceding it prior to Donald J. Trump's recent speeches? 18.104.22.168 00:21, 14 July 2017 (UTC)