Latin Root Words

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8-9th grade Latin roots

co

together, with

fore

before, earlier

ary

relating to, place where, one who

ism

act, belief, practice of

tude

condition, state, quality of

ambul

to walk

aud, audi

to hear, listen

aqua

water

aster, astro

star

claim, clam

to declare, to claim, to cry out

crat, cracy

rule, strength, power

demo

people

duct, duc

lead

min

small, little

path

feeling, suffering, disease

tele

far off

struc, struct

to build

vis, vid

to see

hypo, hyp

below, less than normal

mega

great, huge

ultra

beyond in degree, extreme

ent, ant

an action, condition

ous, ious, eous

full of, characterized by

scope

to watch, see

tract

to draw, pull

form

to shape

bene

well, good

cardi

heart

don, donat

give, gift

luc, lum

light

neg

no, deny

phys

nature

psych

mind, soul

sci

to know, learn

anti

opposite, against

hetero

different, other

ian, an

one having a certain skill, relating to, belonging to

ive, itiv, ative

inclined, tending towards an action

ence, ance

act, condition of

anni, annu, enni

year

arch

chief, ruler

gram

write, a letter, a written record

inter

between

jur, jus

law

log, logue

thought

mand, mend

older

mater, matr, matri

mother

mot, mob

to move

pater, patr

father

nate, nat

born

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