A comparison of prepositions and directional prefixes in Greek, Latin, English, and German.

As for numeral prefixes, only the most common members of that class are included here. There is a large separate table covering them all at .

The choice between hyphenation or solid styling for prefixes in English is covered at Hyphen > Prefixes and suffixes.

As a part of the formation of nouns, prefixes are less common in Russian than suffixes, but alter the meaning of a word.