Definition of super- in English:

super-

Syllabification: super-

combining form

  • 1Above; over; beyond: superlunary superstructure
  • 1.1To a great or extreme degree: superabundant supercool
  • 1.2Extra large of its kind: supercontinent
  • 1.3Having greater influence, capacity, etc., than another of its kind: superbike superpower
  • 1.4Of a higher kind (especially in names of classificatory divisions): superfamily

Origin

from Latin super-, from super 'above, beyond'.

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