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Latin Root Words

8-9th grade Latin roots
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co
together, with
fore
before, earlier
cide
kill
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
ego
self
don, donat
give, gift
luc, lum
light
neg
no, deny
phys
nature
psych
mind, soul
sci
to know, learn
terr
land
vac
empty
auto
self
anti
opposite, against
homo
same
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
neo
new
ped
child
them
heat