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Definitions of sur

  1. Same as SUPER-. . The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  2. a port in southern Lebanon on the Mediterranean Sea; formerly a major Phoenician seaport famous for silks Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. A prefix, being a French contraction of super or supra, signifying over, above, beyond, upon. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  4. A prefix signifying "over"; above; beyond; sometimes merely intensive. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for sur

  1. " Etudes sur les Glaciers". – Louis Agassiz: His Life and Correspondence by Louis Agassiz
  2. Dupont, E.: Lettres sur le Congo. – Primitive Love and Love-Stories by Henry Theophilus Finck