Definition of preterhuman in US English:

preterhuman

adjective

  • Beyond or outside the bounds of what is human. Also as noun (with the): that which is preterhuman.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792–1822), poet. From preter- + human.

Pronunciation

preterhuman

/ˌpriːtəˈhjuːmən/