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Full Set of LA Root Words

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ab
away
ad
to
bi
two
com
together
co
together
con
together
cogn
know
di
two
ex
out
equi
equal
dors
back
ventr
belly
verge
incline
vert
turn
anti
against
ante
before
post
after
ject
throw
dis
away
de
down
em
in/into
en
in/into
im
not
in
in/not
hypo
under
heyper
over
metro
mother
mis
bad
mal
bad
polis
city
sol
sun/alone
choro
place
graph
write
geo
earth
phil
love
soph
wisdom
astr
star
calor
heat
cide
kill
reg
rule
ist
one/who
ate
cause
grav
heavy
erg
work
eu
good
rat
think
corp
body
cred
believe
dorm
sleep
epi
on
macro
large
mar
sea
micro
small
mono
one
peri
near/around
semi
half
theo
god
uni
one
tri
three
quadr
four
penta
five
hexa
six
a
not
inter
between
intra
within
poly
many
multi
many
form
shape
fin
end
demo
people
cracy
government
extra
beyond
non
not
un
not
ician
specialist
itis
inflammation
aqua
water
meta
change
phor
carry
syn
together
sym
together
ard
always
audi
hear
bell
war
cap
take
cise
cut
auto
self
spec
look
duct
lead
fer
carry
pend
hang
tele
far
vid
look
omni
all
neuro
nerve
hema
blood
viv
life
morph
shape
vest
clothes
pond
weight
pater
father
nov
new
punct
point
tion
act/state
dox
opinion
endo
within
phobia
fear
vita
life
ism
doctrine
alter
other
dyna
power
chron
time
luna
moon
octa
eight
gyro
turn
contra
against
helio
sun
thermo
heat
germ
vital/related
greg
group
prim
first
pyro
fire
clam
cry out
plu
more
tang
touch
string
bind
liber
free
clud
close
son
sound
gon
angle
tetra
four
se
apart
trib
pay
rupt
break
grat
pleasing
medi
middle
curr
run
tempor
time
tract
pull
tion
act/state
lat
side
lith
rock
platy
flat
hedron
sided object
ous
full of
topo
place
carn
flesh
mort
death
ortho
straight
put
think
pop
people
sangui
blood
fort
strong
oste
bone
ornith
bird
fus
pour
ego
i
spri
breathe
idio
peculiar
dia
across
acr
sharp
acro
high
culp
blame
derm
skin
zo
animal
per
through
pac
peace
brev
short
necro
death
urb
city
pugn
fight
plasto
molded
agog
leader
cle
small
sed
sit
leg
read
anim
mind
tort
twist
nym
name
pre
before
mir
wonder
demi
half
retro
backward
sens
feel
fy
make
ocul
eye
cur
care for
ultra
beyond
oid
appearance
i
plural
bas
low
mob
move
act
to do
sess
sit
fic
make
nounce
tell
andro
man
ag
to do
ann
year
atheist
one who does not believe in god
amourphous
shapeless
acrophobia
fear of heights
apo
away/up
osis
condition
apotheosis
raising to god status
an
without
anarchist
one who is against government
nomy
law
anomaly
abnormality
kilo
thousand
milli
thousandth
cent
one hundred
dec
ten
audiophile
stereo buff
bibliophile
book lover
bilateral
two sided
matricide
mother killing
patricide
father killing
collateral
side by side
demigod
partial god
binocular
using both eyes
anthropoid
resembling a man
asteroid
resembling a star
detract
to take something away
extract
pull out
heliograph
transmit a message via sunlight
unison
one sound
ingrate
ungrateful person
preclude
rule out in advance
convivial
jovial/festival
aqueduct
water conveyance
deduction
reasoning down from principles
dissonant
inharmonious`
egocentric
self centered
expatriate
banish
gerontocracy
government by the old
idiosyncracy
peculiarity
impending
overhanging
inanimate
not moving
imperative
vital/a command
disconsolate
inconsolable
ethnocentrism
racial/ cultural predjudice
euphemism
pleasant name
euphony
beautiful sound
euphoria
joy
exculpate
to be free from blame
culpable
blame worthy
gregarious
sociable
induction
factual reasoning
intercede
meditate
intractable
stubborn
introspective
inward looking
irrevocable
beyond recall
luminary
enlightening person
magnate
powerful person
maldiction
a curse
metamorphosis
change of shape
misanthropist
a people hater
mobocracy
mob rule
philosopgy
pursuit of wisdom
philanthropy
love of mankind
monomania
obsession with one thing
mudane
worldly
mutable
changeable
neologism
new word
nondescript
of no category
octogenarian
eighty year old
oligarchy
government of a few
petroglyph
rock carving
ponderous
weighty
plutocracy
govenment of the wealthy
polychorome
multi colored
polyglot
multi lingual
polyphonic
multi melodic
preponderance
bulk
primeval
of the firs ages
prototype
first model
pugnacious
combative
renovate
restore
recant
retract
refractory
stubborn
resurgence
uprising
retrograde
backward
russophobe
one who fears russia
sanction
authorize
sanguinary
bloody
sanguine
blood red
scribe
writer