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40 terms

Greek Word List #6

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tasis
act or process of stretching
tone
that by which a thing is stretched; a cord, a stretching, a tone
tetanos
a violent stretching, a convulsion
hyoeides
u-shaped
kentesis
process or act of piercing
kinema, kinesis, kineticos
move
chyma
that which is poured, infusion
chymos
juice
chylos
animal or plant juice
chole
gall, bile
cystis
a bag, a bladder
thyreoides
shield-shaped
aisthesis
perception
aistheticos
sensitive, perceptive
phylaxis
process of guarding, protection
gnosticos
good at knowing
desmos
that which binds, a rope, a bond
odous, odontos
a tooth
algos
pain
cephale
head
lalia
talk, speech
rhaphe
a seam, suture
enteron, entera
the gut, intestines
cele
a hernia, or rupture
omphalos
navel
cystos
a vessel, a container, a box or chest, a cell
cranion
skull
agon
contest, struggle
plasticos
fit for moulding
plasma
anything moulded or formed
ophthalmos
eye
ops, opos
eye
rhoia
a flowing
rheuma
that which flows, a current, a discharge
plege
a stroke, a blow
plexis
the act of striking, percussion
plecticos
of or fit for striking; a striking the senses, over-powering
phren, phrenos
midriff, diaphragm, mind
trachys
rough
tracheia
windpipe