Greek/Latin Root Words

67 terms by nitishapopat 

Create a new folder

Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads

Alter

Other

centrum

centre

verto

to turn

dexter

right hand (skillful)

sinister

left hand (awkward)

gauche

awkward/clumsy

droit

skillful

misein

to hate

philein

to love

gyne

woman

gamos

marriage

anthropos

mankind

andros

male

asketes

monk

logos

science/study

logos(loq)

speech/word

astron

stars

nomos

arrangement/law/order

nautes

sailor

metron

measurement

kosmos

universe

aster

star shaped flower

autos

self

geo (ge-)

earth

graphien

to write

ergon

to work

opsis

view

optikos

vision

botane

plant

zoion

animal

tome

cutting

sectus

cut

kentron

center

lingua

toungue

sophos

wise

adelphos

brother

harmonia

harmony

aprodite

god of love

biblion

book

anglus

english

socius

companion

panis

bread

notus

get noted

vetus

old,indicates dissaproval

summus

highest

corrigio

to correct or to set right

genesis

birth or origin

chronos

time

gruous

agree or correspond

tele

distance

pathos

feeling

scio

to know

sciens

knowing

glib

slippery

grex/gregis

Herd/flock

Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.

Having trouble? Click here for help.

We can’t access your microphone!

Click the icon above to update your browser permissions above and try again

Example:

Reload the page to try again!

Reload

Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom

Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom

It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.

Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.

For more help, see our troubleshooting page.

Your microphone is muted

For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.

Star this term

You can study starred terms together

NEW! Voice Recording

Create Set