Translation of "prefix" - English-French dictionary

prefix

noun countableprefix /ˈprifɪks/
a letter or set of letters added to a word that changes its meaning
préfixe masculine

"un" is a common prefix meaning "not."
"un" est un préfixe courant signifiant "non"
a letter, number, or set of letters or numbers before an item with a particular meaning
indicatif masculine

The prefix 617 indicates a phone number in the Boston area.
L'indicatif 617 désigne un numéro de téléphone de la région de Boston.

(Translation of “prefix” from the GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

prefix

noun /ˈpriːfiks/

a syllable or syllables put at the beginning of another word to change its meaning

préfixe

(Translation of “prefix” from the PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)