22 terms

Spatial Prefixes

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away (from)
Greek= apo
Latin= a(b), abs
out (of), loss
Greek= ec, ecto
Latin= e(x)
apart
Latin= dis
down, decrease
Greek= kata
Latin= de
below, too little
Greek= hypo
Latin= sub, infra
up, increase
Greek= ana
upon, on
Greek= epi
Latin= in
above, over, too much
Greek= hyper
Latin= super, supra
to, towards, at
Greek= eso
Latin= ad
into
Latin= in
inside
Greek= en, endo
Latin= intra, intro
both (sides)
Greek= amph
Latin= amb
alongside
Greek= para
Latin= juxta
across
Latin= trans
through
Greek= dia
Latin= per
around
Greek= peri
Latin= circum
against
Greek= anti
Latin= contra
up (against)
Latin= ob
before(hand), forward; beforehand, before
Greek= pro
Latin= pro, pre, ante
after(wards), change
Greek= meta
Latin= post
together, (with) all at once
Greek= syn
Latin= con
back(wards), again
Greek= palin
Latin= re(tro)