co-

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin co-, allomorph of Latin con-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Prefix[edit]

co-

  1. together; mutually; jointly
  2. partner or subordinate in an activity
  3. to the same degree
  4. (mathematics) of the opposite, of the counterpart; dual
    cokernel; codimension; cosine; counion; cointersection

Usage notes[edit]

  • With many terms, a hyphen (-) is used in British English, and is omitted in American English.

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Translations[edit]

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Anagrams[edit]

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin co-.

Prefix[edit]

co-

  1. co- (together; jointly)

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ko/, /kɔ/
  • (file)

Prefix[edit]

co-

  1. co- (together; jointly)

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Italian[edit]

Prefix[edit]

co-

  1. co-

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Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Prefix[edit]

co-

  1. allomorph of con-

Usage notes[edit]

Used before vowels and h, but not the consonants /j/ and /w/.

Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish com-.

Prefix[edit]

co-

  1. co-

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
co- cho- go-
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From co.

Pronunciation[edit]

Prefix[edit]

co-

  1. Forms adjectives and adverbs specifying how often something happens: -ly
    co- + ‎dzienny → ‎codzienny (daily)
    co- + ‎godzinny → ‎cogodzinny (hourly)
    co- + ‎miesięczny → ‎comiesięczny (monthly)
    co- + ‎roczny → ‎coroczny (yearly)

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • co- in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • co- in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin co-.

Prefix[edit]

co-

  1. co-

Usage notes[edit]

Never takes a hyphen in modern spelling.

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish com-.

Prefix[edit]

co-

  1. Usually (but not always) designates mutuality or reciprocity.

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin co-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ko/ [ko]
  • Syllabification: co-

Prefix[edit]

co-

  1. co-

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]