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English

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] al-, variant of ad- used with words starting with L.

Prefix

al-

  1. Variant of ad- used before the letter L.

References

  • al-” in The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition, Houghton Mifflin Company, 2000.
  • al-” in Dictionary.com Unabridged, v1.0.1, Lexico Publishing Group, 2006.

Dutch

Prefix

al-

  1. all-; pan-.

Hungarian

Pronunciation

Prefix

al-

  1. vice-, under-, sub-, deputy (used with a rank of a person in office)

Latin

Etymology

Euphonic alteration of ad-, assimilating the D into the initial L of the word the prefix is applied to. See also ac-, af-, ag-, ap-, ar-, as-, at-.

Prefix

al-

  1. Variant of ad- used before the letter L.

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