Chapter 16 Vocabulary from Ecce Romani

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Here is a list of the vocabulary AND derivatives from Chapter 16 of Ecce Romani

nonus

ninth

taedēre

to bore

aperire

to open

volle

to want to

visne...

do you want to...

pilā ludere

to play with the ball

eam

her, it

excipere

to welcome, to catch

excipio

I welcome, I catch

alter....alterum

the one...the other

iocus

joke

per iocum

as a joke

ferire

to hit

ferio

i hit

vertere

to turn

carissima

dearest

animus

mind

in animō habēre

to have in mind

relinquere

to leave behind

itaque

and so,,therefore

hospe, hospitis

guest

de+ ablative case

about

scire

to know

mortuus

dead

nobiscum

with us

noon

midday

nonagenerian

a person whose age is in the 90s

tedium

the quality or state of being tedious

tedious

tiresome because of length or dullness, boring

aperient

gently moving (opening) the bowels- a laxative

aperitif

an alcoholic drink taken before a meal as an appetizer

pill

a usually medicinal or dietary preparation in a round form to be swallowed whole

volition

the power of choosing or determing, will

delude

to mislead the mind or judgment of, deceive or trick

allude

to make indirect reference to, refer

conclude

to bring to an end in a particular way

prelude

an introductory performance, action, or event preceding or preparing for the more important matter

postlude

a closing piece of music at a church service or event, a closing phase of a literary work

interlude

an intervening or interruptive period, space or event, a usually short play

elude

to avoid adroitly, to escape the perception, understanding or grasp of

illusion

the act of deceiving, a misleading image presented to the vision

exception

a case to which a rule doesn't apply

except

apart from, aside from

alteration

the act or process of altering

alternative

one of 2 or more things, courses, or propositions to be chosen

alter

to make different without changing into something else

alternate

occurring or succeeding by turns

joke

something said or done to provoke laughter

jocular

given to jesting, habitually jolly

jocose

given to joking, merry

interfere

to enter into or take part in the concerns of others

avert

to turn away or aside in avoidance

revert

to come or go back to a former condition, period or subject

convert

to bring over from one party or belief to another

covert

not openly shown, engaged in or avowed, veiled

subvert

to overturn or overthrow from the foundation

invert

to reverse in position, order or relationship

overt

open to view. manifest

pervert

to cause to turn aside from what is good, true or morally right

cherish

to hold dear, feel or show affection for

charity

aid given to those in need, benevolent good will or love toward humanity

animus

a basic attitude or governing spirit

animated

full of vigor and spirit, lively

animosity

ill will or resentment tending toward hostility

maganimous

showing or suggesting a lofty or courageous spirit

reliquary

a container or shrine in which sacred relics are kept

relinquish

to withdraw or retreat from, leave behind

relic

an object esteemed or and venerated because of association with a saint or martyr

hospitable

given to generous and cordial reception of guests

hospital

a charitable institution for the needy, aged, infirm, or young

hostel

a supervised institutional residence usually for young people

hospice

a facility or program designed to provide a caring environment for meeting the emotional and physical needs of the terminally ill

nescient

lack of knowledge or awareness, ignorant

sciolism

a superficial show of learning

prescient

foresight, foreknowledge of events

omniscient

all knowing

science

the state of knowing

mortuary

of or relating to the burial of the dead

moribund

being in the state of dying, approaching death

morbidity

the quality of state of being morbid, the rate of disease

mortal

causing or having caused death

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