Preter-

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Preter- A prefix signifying past by beyond more than; as, preter- mission, a permitting to go by; preternatural, beyond or more than is natural.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. praeter, past, beyond, originally a compar. of prae, before. See For prep,

Usage

In literature:

Campus aget gemitus, vel que Tyberine, videbis Funera, cum tumulum, preter labere recentem.
"Travels Through France and Italy" by Tobias Smollett
Mi estis multe tusxata de cxiaj bonintencaj personoj kurantaj cxien preter mi, kaj pusxantaj unu la alian.
"A Complete Grammar of Esperanto" by Ivy Kellerman Reed
De preteritis & supinis.
"Schools, School-Books and Schoolmasters" by W. Carew Hazlitt
Et preter hoc tenet 3 acras pro libra cimini.
"Villainage in England" by Paul Vinogradoff
Voulez-vous me le preter?
"The Teaching and Cultivation of the French Language in England during Tudor and Stuart Times" by Kathleen Lambley
Il est interdit de contraindre la population d'un territoire occupe a preter serment a la Puissance ennemie.
"International Law. A Treatise. Volume II (of 2)" by Lassa Francis Oppenheim
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