neo-

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See also: Neo, neo, NEO, Néo, néo-, neó, and neô

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From Ancient Greek prefix νεο- (neo-), from νέος (neos, 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chemistry) Having a structure, similar to that of neopentane, in which each hydrogen atom of a methyl group has been replaced by an alkyl group.

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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.

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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-

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 the Ancient Greek prefix νεο- (neo-), from νέος (neos) "new, young".

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neo-

  1. neo-

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