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127 Latin Roots

form

shape

epi

upon/over

hypo

below/under

fac

do/make

gen/geno/geny

make/create/bring to life

duc

lead/carry

scribe/script

write

tact

touch

ly

resembling/every

less

without

micro

small

macro

large

hetero

different

gastro

stomach

peri

around/surrounding

super/supra

above

diplo

double

haplo

simple

oo/oon

egg

cycle

circle

lys

dissolve/unfasten/break apart

brachy

short

para

near/on

chondro

cartilage

chloro

green

chromo

color

div

divide/part

erythro

red

leuc

white

melan

black

struct

build

phon

sound

junct

join

greg

gather

grat

pleasing

ceive/cept

take/receive

im

not/into

dem

people

clar

clear

chron

time

endo

inner/inside

ex/exo

outside of

cephal/cephalo

head

ptera

wing

chaete

hair

cline

lean

claim/clam

shout

cardi

heart

cede/ceed

go/yield

hyper

above/over

sens/sent

feel

rupt

break

opt

best/eye

hab/hib

hold

gram

letter

quer/ques/quir

ask

meter

measure

flect

bend

apt/ept

suitable

anthro

man

cred

believe

pop

people

graph

write

dict

speak

port

carry

tract

pull/drag

volve

roll

co

together

de

opposite

dis

opposite

pro

forward/before

trans

across

ade/age

action/process

dom

state/quality

-or

one who

alter

other

amo/ami

love

anim

spirit

biblio

book

brev

shorten

fer

bear/carry

fig

figure/form

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