100 terms

100 Greek and Latin word roots

Mrs. Payne's English class' Greek and Latin 100 word roots.
STUDY
PLAY
photos
light
graph
to write or draw
tele
distant or far away
tropos
turn
phobos
fear
metron
measure
philia
love
syn
with or together
thesis
to put, place, or position
kinesis
movement
phone
sound
skopeo (what does a sniper look through?)
to see
video, visum
to see
sonus
sound
logos
word or study of
verbum
word
nomen/nominis
name
pro
for or before
prae
before
ad
to or toward
jacio, jacum
to throw
pono, positum
to put, place, or position
cum
with
figo, fixum
to attach
jungo, junctum
join
digitus
fingers
caput, capitis
head
manus
hand
pes, pedis
feet
brachium
arm
dens, dentis
teeth
corpus, corporis
body
unus
one
duo
two
tres
three
quattuor
four
quinque
five
sex
six
septem
seven
octo
eight
novem
nine
decem
ten
centum
hundred
mille
thousand
pyro
fire
ignis
fire
vulcanus
fire
hydros
water
aqua
water
bonus
good
helios
sun
sol
sun
luna
moon
dia
across
trans
across
geo
earth
terra
land
dormio, dormitium
sleep
hypnos
sleep
annus
yearly
lithos
stone
petros
stone
astron
star
stella
star
dendron
tree
arbor, arboris
tree
chronos
time
tempus, temporis
time
para
beside
inter
between
techne
art or skill
ars, artis
art or skill
bios
life
vivo, victum
to live
mikros
small
megas
big
magnus
big
pater, patris
father
mater, matris
mother
frater, fratris
brother
demos
people
populus
people
polis
city
urbs, urbis
city
pathos
feeling or suffering
autos
self
thermos
heat
curro, cursum
to run
zoon
animal
verto, versum
to turn
facio, factum
to do or make
scribo, scriptum
to write
plico, plicatum
multiply
dico, dictum
to say or speak
biblos
book
liber, libre
book
scio, scitum
knowledge
discipulus
student
sauros
lizard
amo, amatum
love