Latin/Greek Prefixes, Suffixes, and Roots

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a- prefix

not, without

an- prefix

not, without

ana- prefix

back, against

ant/i- prefix

against, opposite

de- prefix

away, down, not

dia- prefix

through, across

epi- prefix

on, outside

hyper- prefix

over, above

hypo- prefix

under, below

syn- prefix

with, together

-al suffix

like, related to

-ant suffix

one who, that which

-ate suffix

to make, to act

-er suffix

one who, that which

-ia suffix

condition

-ic suffix

like, related to

-ics suffix

science related to

-ion suffix

state, condition, action

-ism suffix

act, state, condition

-ist suffix

one who

-ium suffix

chemical element

-oid suffix

resembling

-ology suffix

study of, science

-osis suffix

condition

-ous suffix

having the quality of

-y

state, quality, act

andr/o- root

man, male

chrom/o- root

color

mono*- root

one

poly*- root

many

scop- root

look, view

derm/at- root

skin

meso*- root

middle

pachy*- root

thick

chron/o- root

time

geo- root

earth, ground

meter- root

measure

therm- root

heat

bio- root

life

gen- root

birth, produce, race

metr- root

measure

opt/o/ops- root

eye, vision

phon- root

sound

graph- root

write, written

hydr/o- root

water

onym- root

name, word

path- root

feeling, disease

centr- root

center

crac- root

government, rule

gyn- root

woman, female

auto- root

self

cosm- root

universe, harmony

nom- root

law, order

eu*- root

good, well

anthrop/o- root

mankind, man

gam- root

united, joined

log- root

word, reason

mis/o*- root

to hate

neo*- root

new, recent

mono*- root

one

psycho- root

mind, spirit

the/theo- root

god

astro- root

star, heavens

naut- root

sailor, ship

macro*- root

large, great

somat- root

body

biblio- root

book

klept/o- root

to steal

mania- root

intense craving, loss of reason

phil- root

loving

phob- root

fear

ideo*- root

idea

cardi- root

heart

heli- root

sun

tele*- root

from afar

genec/o- root

woman, female

gram- root

write, written

ops- root

eye, vision

dem- root

people

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