What does ultra- mean?

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  1. ultra-(Prefix)

    Greater than normal quantity or importance


  2. ultra-(Prefix)

    Beyond, on the far side of


  3. Origin: From the ultra

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ultra-(adj)

    a prefix from the Latin ultra beyond (see Ulterior), having in composition the signification beyond, on the other side, chiefly when joined with words expressing relations of place; as, ultramarine, ultramontane, ultramundane, ultratropical, etc. In other relations it has the sense of excessively, exceedingly, beyond what is common, natural, right, or proper; as, ultraconservative; ultrademocratic, ultradespotic, ultraliberal, ultraradical, etc


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ultra- in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ultra- in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Lidia Bersani:

    It was to be designed as a yacht completely different from other luxury boats, standing out, recognizable from a distance, ultra-modern and luxurious, while having a woman's touch.

  2. Royal Bank:

    Our long-term vision is a scalable and more focused wealth management business serving high net worth and ultra-high net worth clients from our key operational hubs in Canada, the U.S., the British Isles and Asia.

  3. Amgen Inc on Wednesday:

    We believe the price reflects the significant clinical, economic and humanistic value of the product to patients and the healthcare system, for an ultra-orphan population with a dramatic impact on a serious illness.

  4. Peter Kornbluh:

    A society that has lived in the historic dark shadow of the colossus of the north is now feeling some sunlight, the lifting of the general state of siege mentality that normal relations will bring is ultra-important.

  5. Ibrahima Diaby:

    It's with Exxon Mobil. We expect to finish discussions before the end of the year, A memorandum of understanding was signed for the two ultra-deep blocks and negotiations for the production sharing agreements are very advanced.

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