Definition of hyper- in English:

hyper-

Syllabification: hyper-

prefix

  • 1Over; beyond; above: hypernym
  • 1.1Exceeding: hypersonic
  • 1.2Excessively; above normal: hyperthyroidism
  • 2Relating to hypertext: hyperlink

Origin

from Greek huper 'over, beyond'.

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