neo-

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Translingual[edit]

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From Latin

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neo-

  1. Used to form clade or taxonomic names indicating more recent branching than a morphologically or otherwise similar group

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English[edit]

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From Ancient Greek prefix νεο-(neo-), from νέος(néos, new, young).

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neo-

  1. new
  2. contemporary
  3. (organic chemistry) Having a structure, similar to that of neopentane, in which each hydrogen atom of a methyl group has been replaced by an alkyl group
  4. (organic chemistry) Being a newly-discovered or -synthesized variant of an existing compound

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Finnish[edit]

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neo-

  1. neo-

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German[edit]

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neo-

  1. neo-

Usage notes[edit]

Nouns with this prefix are capitalized, just like other nouns in German.

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Hungarian[edit]

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neo-

  1. neo-

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek νεο-(neo-), from νέος(néos, new, young).

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neo-

  1. neo-

Synonyms[edit]

  • (before native words): nua-

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Italian[edit]

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neo-

  1. neo-

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek νέος(néos, new, young).

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neo-

  1. neo-

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek νέος(néos, new, young).

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neo-

  1. neo-

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Portuguese[edit]

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neo-

  1. neo- (indicates novelty, newness)
  2. forms demonyms corresponding to placenames that contain novo or nova(new)
    Nova Zelândia(New Zealand)neozelandês(New Zealander)

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish nem- (compare Irish neamh-, Manx neu-).

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neo-

  1. un-

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek νεο-(neo-, prefix), from νέος(néos, new, young).

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neo-

  1. neo-

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