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23 terms

Oh hey roots 2

Sacr, sanct, hier, piare
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sacrosanct
extremely holy
sacrament
something considered to have sacred significance
sacrilege
improper or disrespectful treatment of something held sacred
sacerdotal
priestly
sanctify
to make holy
sanctity
the quality of being holy
sanctuary
a sacred place; any place of refuge
sanctum
a private place; a retreat
sanction
authorize
sanction
penalty
hieroglyphic
written with pictures to represent sounds or meanings of words
hierophant
one who shows or reveals sacred things
hieromnemon
A magistrate who had charge of religious matters, as at Byzantium.
hieratic
priestly
hierourgy
a sacred or holy work or worship
(hieros)
hero
a character whose actions are inspiring or noble
hierarchy
a group organized by rank
pious
deeply religious
expiation
atonement
piety
righteousness by virtue of being pious
impious
not devout in religion
impiety
unrighteousness by virtue of lacking respect for a god
pittance
a meager portion of anything, especially an allowance or salary