Index of the Separable Prefixes Treated Here

ab- an- auf- aus- auseinander- bei- da- dabei- dar- daran- dazwischen- durch- ein- empor- entgegen- entlang- entzwei- fehl- fern- fest- fort- frei- gegenüber- gleich- heim- her- herab- heran- herauf- heraus- herbei- herein- herüber- herum- herunter- hervor- hin- hinab- hinauf- hinaus- hinein- hinterher- hinunter- hinweg- hinzu- hoch- los- mit- nach- nebenher- nieder- statt- um- vor- voran- voraus- vorbei- vorüber- vorweg- weg- weiter- wieder- zu- zurecht- zurück- zusammen-

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Inseparable Prefixes

Prefixes That Are Either
    Separable or
    Inseparable

Nouns, Adjectives, and
    Adverbs Derived from
    Verbs with Separable
    Prefixes

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Characteristics of Verbs with Separable Prefixes


Examples of Verbs with Separable Prefixes

The following examples of separable prefixes and their meanings are merely representative:

"ab-":


Please keep this area clear for arriving and departing hotel guests.

"an-":

"auf-":

Wenn we're open, we're open. Now we're closed!
 

"aus-":

"auseinander-":

"bei-":

"da-" and "dabei-":

"da-" or "dar-" (plus prepositions):

"durch-":

"ein-":

"empor-":

"entgegen-":

"entlang-":

entzwei-":

"fehl-":

"fern-":

"fest-":

"fort-":


 
  keep the entrance clear

"frei-":

"gegenüber-:"

"gleich-:"

"heim-:"

"her-," "herab-," "heran-," herauf-," "heraus-, "herbei-," "herein-," "herüber-," "herum-," "herunter-," "hervor-":

"hin-," "hinab-," "hinauf-," "hinaus-," "hinein-," "hinunter-," "hinweg-"

"hinterher":

"hinzu-":

"hoch-":

"los-":

"mit-":

"nach-":

"nebenher-":

 
  Despondent, sad, hopeless, sleeping badly? Then you might be suffering from depression.

"nieder-":

"statt-":

"um-":

"vor-":

"voran-," "voraus-," "vorbei-," "vorüber-, "vorweg-":

"weg-":

 
  Pass the word on now. And pocket great premiums!
Most warmly recommended by cool calculators: The Berlin Transportation System

""weiter-":

""wieder-":

""zu-":

"zurecht-":

"zurück-":

"zusammen-":