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  1. onto-(Prefix)


  2. Origin: from ὤν present participle of εἰμί


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of onto- in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of onto- in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Matshona Dhliwayo:

    The weak hold onto grudges; the great hold onto love.

  2. Matshona Dhliwayo:

    Holding onto your dreams is better than holding onto your nightmares.

  3. Walker Percy:

    To become aware of the possiblity of the search is to be onto something.

  4. Robert P. Vanderpoel:

    The most successful businessman is the man who holds onto the old just as long as it is good, and grabs the new just as soon as it is better.

  5. Benny Liu:

    Initially we thought we contaminated our samples, or mixed up the two drugs. And so we repeated these experiments over and over again, and got the same exact results, it was a blind stumble onto this discovery.

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