peri-

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek περί (perí, about, around). Cognate to for via Proto-Indo-European.

Prefix[edit]

peri-

  1. around or surrounding
    peri- + ‎meter → ‎perimeter
  2. near
    peri- + ‎helion → ‎perihelion
  3. during
    peri- + ‎apocalyptic → ‎peri-apocalyptic
    peri- + ‎natal → ‎perinatal

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Prefix[edit]

peri-

  1. peri-

Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈperi-/, [ˈpe̞ri-]

Etymology 1[edit]

< perä +‎ -i

Prefix[edit]

peri-

  1. very, to the core
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Ancient Greek περί (perí).

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peri-

  1. peri-
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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek περί (perí, about, around), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *péri. Doublet of peri.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /peri/
  • Hyphenation: pé‧ri

Prefix[edit]

péri

  1. peri-:
    1. around or surrounding
    2. near

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Category Indonesian terms prefixed with peri- not found

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek περί (perí, about, around).

Prefix[edit]

peri-

  1. peri-

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek περί (perí, about, around).

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peri-

  1. peri-

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