Greek Latin Roots Unit 9&10

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JUD

judgment (Latin)

judicious

having or showing good judgment

adjudicate

to settle a dispute or argument

MOR

law, custom, habit, humor (Latin)

amoral

not concerned about mortality

mores

attitudes and behaviors that are so firmly fixed that they are followed like laws

morose

gloomy, bad-tempered

PI

law-abiding, pious, dutiful (Latin)

expiate

to make up for doing wrong

impious

laking respect for what should be worshipped

SACR

holy, sacred (Latin)

consecrate

to set apart as holy; to give up to a purpose

execrable

very bad; hateful

sacrosanct

so sacred or revered as to be off-limits

ART, ERT

art (Latin)

artifice

clever trickery, deception

artless

without strategy or deceit, naive

inert

not having power to move; slow to act

ICON

image (Greek)

icon

an image that best represents something; a symbol

iconoclast

a person who attacks or mocks things most people believe in

iconography

the study of a group of representative pictures or symbols

IM, EM

to mimic, to imitate (Latin)

emulate

to seek to be like; to admiringly mimic

inimitable

impossible to imitate or copy

VIS, VEY, VIEW

to see (Latin)

purveyor

one who supplies or sells

proviso

a clause or statement that gives instructions for a potential event or situation

purview

range of skills or authority; capability

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