ferro-

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin ferrum (iron).

Prefix[edit]

ferro-

  1. iron (the element); pertaining to iron
  2. (chemistry) ferrous

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Finnish[edit]

Prefix[edit]

ferro-

  1. ferro-

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French[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin ferrum.

Prefix[edit]

ferro-

  1. ferro-

Etymology 2[edit]

From chemin de fer, literally "iron paths".

Prefix[edit]

ferro-

  1. Relating to railways

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Italian[edit]

Prefix[edit]

ferro-

  1. ferro-
  2. Forms terms relating to railways

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ferrum (iron). The "railroad" sense comes from ferrocarril (railroad), literally "iron path".

Prefix[edit]

ferro-

  1. ferro-
  2. Forms terms relating to railroads

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