an-


an-
{{11}}an- (1) privative prefix, from Gk. an-, "not, without," related to ne- and cognate with Skt. an-, L. in-, Goth., O.E. un- (see UN- (Cf. un-)).
{{12}}an- (2) form of L. ad- before -n- (see AD- (Cf. ad-)).

Etymology dictionary. 2014.