hyper-

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See also: hyper

Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ὑπέρ (hupér, over).

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hyper-

  1. hyper-

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ὑπέρ (hupér, over), from Proto-Indo-European *upér (over, above) (English over), from *upo (under, below) (whence English up). Doublet of over-, super-, and sur-.

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hyper-

  1. over, above
  2. beyond
  3. excessive
  4. (augmentative) intensely, extremely, or exceptional
  5. (mathematics, physics) existing in more than three spatial dimensions
  6. (computing) linked non-sequentially

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Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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hyper-

  1. hyper-

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Further reading[edit]

  • hyper- in Slovník afixů užívaných v češtině, 2017

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ὑπέρ (hupér, over).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /hyːpər-/, [ˈhyːˀb̥ɐˌ-], [ˈhyːˀb̥ɐˈ-] or IPA(key): /hypər-/, [hyb̥ɐˈ-]

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hyper-

  1. hyper-

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ὑπέρ (hupér, over).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈhyper-/, [ˈhype̞r-]

Prefix[edit]

hyper-

  1. hyper-

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French[edit]

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hyper-

  1. hyper-
  2. (informal) mega- (extremely, incredibly, totally)
    C'est hypercool !
    It's megacool!
    C'est hyperennuyeux.
    It's totally boring.

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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

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hyper-

  1. hyper-

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ὑπέρ (hupér, over)

Prefix[edit]

hyper-

  1. hyper-

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ὑπέρ (hupér, over)

Prefix[edit]

hyper-

  1. hyper-

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