kontra-

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin contrā.

Pronunciation[edit]

Prefix[edit]

kontra-

  1. counter- (in opposition to)
  2. double (in music, of an instrument, sounding an octave lower)

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin contra ‎(against). [1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈkontrɒ]
  • Hyphenation: kont‧ra

Prefix[edit]

kontra-

  1. (sciences) contra-, counter-
  2. against (an opposite direction)
  3. (music) contra- (a deeper voice, both human and instrument)

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Tótfalusi István, Idegenszó-tár: Idegen szavak értelmező és etimológiai szótára. Tinta Könyvkiadó, Budapest, 2005, ISBN 963 7094 20 2

Swedish[edit]

Prefix[edit]

kontra-

  1. contra-, counter-; making an opposite

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