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54 terms
Greek/Latin Roots
lithos
verbum
bios
digitus
stone
word
life
finger, toe, inch
lithos
stone
verbum
word
English Greek and Latin Roots
chrom means what?
derm means what?
chron means what?
bio means what?
color
skin
time
life
chrom means what?
color
derm means what?
skin
33 terms
English 9 Greek and Latin Roots
ant
aud
auto
astro
against
hearing
self
star
ant
against
aud
hearing
11 terms
English 3 Unit 6 Latin/Greek Roots
somnolent
soporific
sopor
languid
ADJECTIVE... drowsy; sleepy
ADJECTIVE... causing sleep or fatigue
NOUN... sleep; drowsiness
ADJECTIVE... lacking energy; weak
somnolent
ADJECTIVE... drowsy; sleepy
soporific
ADJECTIVE... causing sleep or fatigue
400 terms
English Notecards Greek and Latin Roots
Photos
Photograph
Telephoto
Photometer
Greek- Light
(graph- write, draw)- picture drawn by light
(tele-distant)- light from far away
(metron-measure)- a device which measures light
Photos
Greek- Light
Photograph
(graph- write, draw)- picture drawn by light
28 terms
English class Greek and Latin root
uni
bi
tri
re
one
two
three
back again
uni
one
bi
two
40 terms
Latin & Greek Roots in English E
ec-
ecclesi-
eco-
ecto-
out ... Greek ... ἐκ (ek) ... eccentric
assembly, congregation ... Greek ... ἐκκλησία (ekklēsiā) from ἐκκαλ…
house ... Greek ... οἶκος (oikos) ecology, ... economics, economy, ecu…
outside... Greek ... ἐκτός (ektos) ... ectoderm
ec-
out ... Greek ... ἐκ (ek) ... eccentric
ecclesi-
assembly, congregation ... Greek ... ἐκκλησία (ekklēsiā) from ἐκκαλ…
24 terms
English Roots from Latin / Greek
Bene
Am
Bell
Pac
well
to love (amare Latin)
war
agree, peace
Bene
well
Am
to love (amare Latin)
66 terms
Latin & Greek Roots in English F
f-, fat-
fab-
fac-, -fic-, fact, -fect-
falc-
say, speak ... Latin ... fari, fatus ... fate, infant, preface
bean ... Latin ... faba ... faba bean
make ... Latin ... facere, factus ... defect, factory, manufacture
sickle ... Latin ... falx, ... falcis falciform
f-, fat-
say, speak ... Latin ... fari, fatus ... fate, infant, preface
fab-
bean ... Latin ... faba ... faba bean
10 terms
Greek and Latin roots English #1
anthropo
aster astro
baro
biblio bibli
human being
star
pressure
book
anthropo
human being
aster astro
star
45 terms
Latin & Greek Roots in English D
dactyl-
daman-
damn-, -demn-
de-
finger, toe, digit ... Greek δάκτυλος (daktulos) ... dactylology, p…
to tame ... Greek ... adamas "untameable, invincible" ... adamant, ada…
to inflict loss upon ... Latin ... damnāre ... condemn, damnation
from, away from, removing, down... Latin ... dē deletion,... dementia,…
dactyl-
finger, toe, digit ... Greek δάκτυλος (daktulos) ... dactylology, p…
daman-
to tame ... Greek ... adamas "untameable, invincible" ... adamant, ada…
21 terms
Greek and Latin roots F
fix
flor/i
con
fid
fasten, attach
flower
together
faith
fix
fasten, attach
flor/i
flower
20 terms
Greek and Latin Roots U
un
sub
urb, urbis
uni, unum
not, opposite of
near, below
city
one
un
not, opposite of
sub
near, below
10 terms
Greek and Latin Roots English #3
neur, nero
nym, onym, onom
opt
ortho
nerve
name
eye
straight
neur, nero
nerve
nym, onym, onom
name
21 terms
Greek and Latin roots J
jur, jus
jury
juror
justice
law
a group of 12 who are sworn to give a just verdict in a court…
one who serves on a jury in a court of law
a just judgment
jur, jus
law
jury
a group of 12 who are sworn to give a just verdict in a court…
146 terms
Latin & Greek Roots in English C
cac-, kak-
cad-, -cid-, cas-
caed, -cid-, caes-, -cis-
l-, call-
bad ... Greek κακός (kakós), κάκιστος (kákistos) ... cachexia, caco…
fall ... Latin ... cadere, casus ... accident, cadaver, cadence, casca…
cut, kill ... Latin ... caedere, caesus ... caesura, excise, germicide…
beautiful ... Greek ... καλός (kalós) "beautiful"; κάλλος (kállos)…
cac-, kak-
bad ... Greek κακός (kakós), κάκιστος (kákistos) ... cachexia, caco…
cad-, -cid-, cas-
fall ... Latin ... cadere, casus ... accident, cadaver, cadence, casca…
10 terms
Greek and Latin Roots English #2
derm
ethno
eu
gam
skin
nation
good,well
marriage
derm
skin
ethno
nation
24 terms
Greek and Latin Roots G
geo
geography
geographer
geology
earth
the science that tells about the earth
one who writes and makes maps about the earth
study of the earth's structure and formations, rocks and mine…
geo
earth
geography
the science that tells about the earth
20 terms
Greek and Latin Roots T
trans
transport
transportation
transmit
across, change
to carry across
a system of carrying passengers or goods from one place to an…
to send across, to broadcast
trans
across, change
transport
to carry across
23 terms
Greek and Latin Roots I
il, ig, in, im, ir
inter
illegal
ignorant
not, without
between, among
not legal, prohibited by law
without knowledge or training
il, ig, in, im, ir
not, without
inter
between, among
23 terms
Greek and Latin Roots E
e
eject
erupt
emigrate
out
to throw out with force
to break or burst out violently
to move out of a country and settle in another
e
out
eject
to throw out with force
14 terms
English 6: Greek and Latin Roots
Audi
Auto
Bio
De; Prefix
Hear,sound, listen: Audience, audible, auditorium
Self: Automotive
Life: Biology
Down, negative: decrease, descent, denominator
Audi
Hear,sound, listen: Audience, audible, auditorium
Auto
Self: Automotive
22 terms
Greek and Latin Roots V
re
e
viv,vit
verb
back
out
alive, life
word
re
back
e
out
64 terms
English 10E Greek/Latin Roots
Andro
Annu, ennu
Anthrop
Aqu
Male, man
Year
Human being
Water
Andro
Male, man
Annu, ennu
Year
12 terms
English Etymology Greek and Latin roots
Graph
Sign
Ast
Cycle
(greek) to write, photography, calligraphy
(latin) to mark, signify, design
(greek) a star, astronomy, astrology
(greek) circle or ring, recycle, cyclone
Graph
(greek) to write, photography, calligraphy
Sign
(latin) to mark, signify, design
19 terms
Greek and Latin roots C
cent
circum
chron
century
hundred, hundredth
around
time
a period of 100 years
cent
hundred, hundredth
circum
around
11 terms
Greek/latin roots for english aria
Acer
Acid
Acri
Alter
Bitter
sour
sharp
other
Acer
Bitter
Acid
sour
30 terms
ENGLISH- Greek and Latin Roots Quiz
arch(y)
ambi, amphi
andro
bio
to rule
both
male
life
arch(y)
to rule
ambi, amphi
both
18 terms
Greek and Latin Roots S
scribble
script
describe
prescription
to write carelessly
writing, the written text of a play or motion picture
to write down, to give a word picture
something written ahead
scribble
to write carelessly
script
writing, the written text of a play or motion picture
35 terms
Greek and Latin roots in English - D
dactyl-
damn-, -demn-
de-
deb-
finger, toe, digit
to inflict loss upon
from, away from, removing, down
owe
dactyl-
finger, toe, digit
damn-, -demn-
to inflict loss upon
20 terms
English Greek Latin Roots (#3)
Clud
Clus
Clos
Cord
To close
To close
To close
Heart
Clud
To close
Clus
To close
Greek & Latin Roots Vocab/ English
Phot/Phos
Phototrophic
Topein
Phosphorescent
Light
Tending to grow or move towards light
To turn
Giving off light without light
Phot/Phos
Light
Phototrophic
Tending to grow or move towards light
24 terms
Greek and Latin Roots B
bio
biology
biography
autobiography
life, living things
the study of life
the story of one's life written by another
the story of one's life written by oneself
bio
life, living things
biology
the study of life
46 terms
Greek and Latin roots in English - A
ab-, a-, abs-
ac-
acerb-
acid-
away from
sharp or pointed
sharp, bitter, sour
sour or acid
ab-, a-, abs-
away from
ac-
sharp or pointed
30 terms
Greek and Latin roots in English - B
bac-
bar-
basi-
bathy-, batho-
rod-shaped
weight, pressure
at the bottom
deep, depth
bac-
rod-shaped
bar-
weight, pressure
116 terms
Greek and Latin roots in English - C
cac-
cad-, -cid-, cas-
caed-, -cid-, caes-, -cis-
calc-
bad
fall
cut
stone
cac-
bad
cad-, -cid-, cas-
fall
23 terms
Greek and Latin Roots L
less
careless
fearless
hopeless
without
without care
without fear, unafraid
without hope or expectation
less
without
careless
without care
22 terms
Greek and Latin Roots D
dem/o
epi
dec
dict
people
among
ten, tenths
speak, say, word
dem/o
people
epi
among
77 terms
English Vocab (Latin&Greek Roots)
Arch
Patriarch
Oligarchy
Archetype
Chief, first, rule, ruler
(Noun) male head
(Noun) form of government in which all power is vested in a f…
(Noun) the original pattern or model from which all things of…
Arch
Chief, first, rule, ruler
Patriarch
(Noun) male head
20 terms
Greek and Latin Roots A
aster
asterisk
astronomy
asteroid
Star
Star shaped mark
Scientific study of stars, moon, etc.
Planets in the shape of a star
aster
Star
asterisk
Star shaped mark
21 terms
Greek and Latin Roots H
hydr/o
nym
de
hom/o
water
word
down, remove
same
hydr/o
water
nym
word
30 terms
ENGLISH- Greek and Latin Roots II
acer, acid, acri
acrimonious
acu
acute
bitter
bitter
sharp, point
having or showing understanding
acer, acid, acri
bitter
acrimonious
bitter
28 terms
Greek and Latin roots in English - G
galact-
gastr-
geo-
gel-
milk
stomach
earth
icy cold
galact-
milk
gastr-
stomach
33 terms
Greek and Latin roots in English - E
ec-
eco-
ecto-
ed-, es-
out
house
outside
eat
ec-
out
eco-
house
61 terms
Greek and Latin roots in English - F
f-, fat-
fab-
fac-, -fic-, fact, -fect-
falc-
say, speak
bean
make
sickle
f-, fat-
say, speak
fab-
bean
110 terms
English Greek and Latin Root Quiz
photos ... ex: photometer
graph... ex: graphite
tele... ex: telescope
metron... ex:barometer
Light
to write/ draw
far away/distant
measure
photos ... ex: photometer
Light
graph... ex: graphite
to write/ draw
11 terms
Greek and Latin Roots - ped
biped
centipede
impediment
millipede
(n)- a creature with two feet
(n)- a creature with 100 feet
(n)- something that stands in ones way;an obstacle
(n)- a creature with 1,000 feet
biped
(n)- a creature with two feet
centipede
(n)- a creature with 100 feet
400 terms
English Notecards Greek and Latin Roots
Photos
Photograph
Telephoto
Photometer
Greek- Light
(graph- write, draw)- picture drawn by light
(tele-distant)- light from far away
(metron-measure)- a device which measures light
Photos
Greek- Light
Photograph
(graph- write, draw)- picture drawn by light
11 terms
PAP english greek latin roots
aequus
canto
credo
fundo
equal
sing
belive
pour
aequus
equal
canto
sing
60 terms
Greek/latin root test english
somn root word definition:
lang root word definition
vigil root word definition
quies root word definition:
sleep
to be weak, be faint
watchfull
to rest
somn root word definition:
sleep
lang root word definition
to be weak, be faint
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