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Common Prefixes

A list of common prefixes
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A
In, on, of, up, to; without, lacking
Ab
From, away, off
Ad
To, toward
Am
friend, love
Ante
Before, previous
Anti
Against, opposing
Auto
Self
Belli
War, warlike
Bene
Well, good
Bi
Two
Bio
Life
Cata
Down, away, thoroughly
Chron
Time
Circum
Around
Com
With, together, very
Contra
Against, opposing
Cred
Belief, trust
De
From
Dem
People
Dia
Through, across, apart
Dis
Away, off, down, not
Epi
Upon
Ex
Out
For
Off
Fore
Before, previous
Homo
Same, equal
Hetero
Different
Hyper
excessive, over
Hypo
Under, beneath
In
In, into; not, opposing
Inter
Among, between
Intra
Within
Magn
Large
Mal
Bad, poorly, not
Micro
Small
Mono
One, single
Mor
Die, death
Neo
New
Ob
Against, opposing
Omni
All, everywhere
Ortho
Right, straight
Over
Above
Pan
All, entire
Para
Beside, beyond
Per
Through
Peri
Around
Phil
Love, like
Poly
Many
Post
After, following
Pre
Before, previous
Prim
First, early
Pro
Forward, in place of
Re
Back, backwards, again
Retro
Back, backward
Semi
Half, partly
Sub
Under, beneath
Super
Above, extra
Sym
With, together
Trans
Across, beyond, over
Ultra
Beyond, excessively
Un
Not, reverse of
Uni
One
Vis
To see