tele-

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See also: tele, télé, telē, and télé-

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek τῆλε(têle, at a distance, far off, far away, far from).

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tele-

  1. over a distance
    telephone
  2. television
    telecast
    telefantasy
    telethon
  3. telegraph
  4. telephone
    telecheck
    telesales
  5. teleport
    telebooth

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Dutch[edit]

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tele-

  1. tele-

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Finnish[edit]

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tele-

  1. tele-

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Galician[edit]

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tele-

  1. tele- (1 and 2)

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Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈtɛlɛ]
  • Hyphenation: te‧le

Etymology 1[edit]

From Ancient Greek τῆλε(têle, at a distance, far off, far away, far from).[1]

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tele-

  1. tele-
    ház(house)teleház(telecenter)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From the adverb tele(full).

Prefix[edit]

tele-

  1. (verbal prefix) to the brim, fully, over an entire extent
    pakol(to pack)telepakol(to fill up something fully with something)
    firkál(to scribble)telefirkál(to scribble all over, to fill the available space completely with scribble)
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  1. ^ Tótfalusi István, Idegenszó-tár: Idegen szavak értelmező és etimológiai szótára. Tinta Könyvkiadó, Budapest, 2005, ISBN 963 7094 20 2

Italian[edit]

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tele-

  1. tele- (all senses)

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Portuguese[edit]

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tele-

  1. tele- (over a distance)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

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  1. tele-

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Spanish[edit]

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tele-

  1. tele- (1 and 2)

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Swedish[edit]

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tele-

  1. tele-; bridging large distances (e.g. telepati, telefon, telepresens)
  2. tele-; pertaining to telecommunications (e.g. televerk, telebolag, teleingenjör)

Usage notes[edit]

  • In 1953 the Swedish telegraph and telephone administration, previously known as telegrafverket, was renamed televerket.

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