Semester 2 Vocab Latin and Greek Roots

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Fateor, Fari, Fassum

Latin, "To speak", "to confess", "To admit"
affable, ineffable

dico, dicere, dixi, dictum

Latin, "to say", "to tell"
dictatorial, diction, dictum, ditty, edict, indict, indite, interdiction, jurisdiction, malediction, and valediction

Glossa, Glotta

Greek, "tongue", "language"
gloss and polyglot

Clamo, Clmare, Clamavi, Clamatum

latin, "to cry out", "to shout"
acclamation, clamor, declaim

Forum

Latin "forum", "place out of doors"
forensic and forum

Lingua

latin "speech", "language", "tongue"
lingo, lingua franca, and linguist

Loquor, Loqui, Locutum

Latin "to speak"
circumlocution, colloquium, locution, loquacious

Verbum

latin "word"
proverbial, verbatim, verbose

Gaia

Greek "the earth"
apogee, geocentric, perigee

Terra

Latin "earth", "land", "ground"
inter, terra cotta, terrestrial

Humus

Latin "earth"
exhume and humus

Mons, Montis

Latin "mountain"
mountebank, paramount, promontory

Pasco, Pascere, Pavi, Pastum
Pastor

latin "to feed", "to nourish" "shepherd"
pastoral and repast

Rus, Rubris

latin "open land " "country"
rustic and rusticate

Anima, Animus

Latin "wind" "air"
Latin "mind" "soul"
animus, equanimity, pusillanimous

Aether
Aither

Latin "upper air" "clear sky"
Greek "air"
ether and ethereal

Phainein

Greek "to show" "to appear"
diaphanous, epiphany, phantasm, sycophant

Spiritus
Spiro, spirare, spiravi, spiratum

Latin "breath"
Latin "to blow gently"
aspiration and dispirited

Huper

Greek "over" "above"
hyperbole, hyperborean

ventus

Latin "wind"
hyperventilation and vent

Fervo, Fervere, Fervi

Latin "to be boiling hot"
fervid, effervescent

Flagro, Flagrare, Flagravi, Flagratum

Latin "to glow" "to burn" "to blaze"
conflagration and flagrant

Flamma

latin "flame"
inflammatory and flamboyant

incendo, incendere, incendi, incensum

Latin "to set on fire"
incendiary and incense

Kaiein

Greek "to burn"
caustic and cauterize

pur

greek "fire"
pyre, pyrotechnics and pyromania

Scintilla

latin "spark"
scintilla and scintillate

Fluo, Fluere, Fluxi, Fluctum

latin "to flow"
confluence, effluent, flux

Hudor

Greek "water"
dehydrate and hydrology

Mar, Maris
Marinus

Latin "sea"
Latine "marine"
cormorant and marinade

Naus
Navis
Nautes
Nauta

Greek "ship"
Latin "ship"
Greek "sailor"
Latin "sailor"
nauseate and nave

pons, pontis

Latin "bridge"
pontiff and pontificate

Unda

latin "wave"
undulate, redound, redundant, inundate

Ordo, Ordinis

Latin "order" "series" "row" "line"
insubordinate, inordinate, ordain, ordinance

Stellein

Greek "to put" "to place"
apostle, stolid, epistolary

Rego, Regere, rexi, rectum

latin "to guide" "to govern"
rectify, rectitude

Stella

Latin "star"
constellation and stellar

Aster

Greek and Latin "star"
asterisk and astral

Kosmos

Greek "universe"
cosmology and cosmopolite

Muto, Mutare, Mutavi, Mutatum

Latin "to change"
immutable, permutation, and transmute

Temeritas

Latin "rashness" "thoughtlessness"
temerity and temerarious

Turbo, Turbare, Turbavi, Turbatum

Latin "to disturb" "to throw into disorder"
imperturbable, turbid, perturb

Spargo, Spargere, Sparsi, Sparsum

Latin " to scatter" "to cast" "to sprinkle"
aspersion and disperse

Tempero, Temperare, Temperavi, Temperatum

Latin "to combine in proportion"
temper and temperance

Ultimo, Ultimare
Ultra

Latin "to come to the end" "to be last"
Latin "beyond"
outré, penultimate, ultimate

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