What does pro- mean?

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Webster Dictionary

  1. Pro-

    a prefix signifying before, in front, forth, for, in behalf of, in place of, according to; as, propose, to place before; proceed, to go before or forward; project, to throw forward; prologue, part spoken before (the main piece); propel, prognathous; provide, to look out for; pronoun, a word instead of a noun; proconsul, a person acting in place of a consul; proportion, arrangement according to parts

  2. Origin: [L. pro, or Gr. . See Pro.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pro- in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pro- in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Joseph Trumpeldor:

    Dulce et decorum est pro patria mori

  2. Ben Tulchin:

    They’re almost all pro-environment.

  3. Texas Sen. Ted Cruz:

    If someone is actually pro-life today.

  4. Oakland City Attorney Barbara Parker:

    There's obviously no quid pro quo here.

  5. Donald Trump:

    When it comes to pro-life I've evolved.

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