"o'" Definition

  1. A prefix to Irish family names, which signifies grandson or descendant of, and is a character of dignity; as, O'Neil, O'Carrol.
  2. prep. A shortened form of of or on.

More About o'

Position in dictionary: 66939 of 111710 words.
Word Type: , prep.,
Words that start with "o'": 3
Words that end with "o'": 2
Words that contain "o'": 14
Next words in dictionary: o'er, o's, oad, oaf, oafish
Previous words in dictionary: o, nyula, nystagmus, nyseys, nys

English Dictionary Definition of o'

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