List of words with the prefix tele?
Some words with the prefix 'tele' are:
TELEVISION is a derived from 2 words in which "TELE" means far and "VISION" means to see, so to see far things means television. The word television is made up of tele and vision. tele is a prefix meaning distant especially transmission over a distance and is used in other words like telegraph/telephone/telescope. vision means the ability to see.
Tele is a greek prefix which mean 'send'. 'Telephone' means 'send sound', 'telegraph' means 'send writing'. The word 'teleport' is composed of the prefix 'tele' and the the common word 'port' which refers to a harbour city. 'Teleport' then would mean to send your destination or in other words 'send your location'. It refers to the ability to change where your are, usually through some method other than the ordinary ones.
Tele is actually a Latin prefix meaning far. Words that contain this prefix include: Telephone - a device that transfers sounds from two places far from each other Telescope - a device for examining things far away Television - a device for watching scenes happening far away Teleportation - the ability to instantly transfer oneself from one place to another Telepathy - the ability to transfer one's thoughts using only the mind