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16 terms
PCHS Greek & Latin Roots/Vocabulary Unit 1
PHOT/PHOS
phototropic
phosphorescent
photogenic
Greek PHOS, PHOTOS "light"
adj. Tending to grow or move towards light
adj. Giving off light without heat
adj. Attractive in pictures or photographs
PHOT/PHOS
Greek PHOS, PHOTOS "light"
phototropic
adj. Tending to grow or move towards light
16 terms
PCHS Greek & Latin Roots/Vocabulary Unit 7
BELL
bellicose
antebellum
belligerence
Latin BELLUM, "war"
adj. Warlike in nature
adj. Occurring before a war
n. Warlike mood or attitude
BELL
Latin BELLUM, "war"
bellicose
adj. Warlike in nature
16 terms
PCHS Greek & Latin Roots/Vocabulary Unit 6
CANT/CHANT
recant
incantation
disenchanted
Latin CANERE, CANTUM, "to sing, to call"
v. To formally withdraw
n. Ritual chant; spell
adj. Losing fondness for
CANT/CHANT
Latin CANERE, CANTUM, "to sing, to call"
recant
v. To formally withdraw
16 terms
PCHS Greek & Latin Roots/Vocabulary Unit 4
FORM
misinformation
reform
formative
Latin FORM, "to form, to establish"
n. Untrue or wrong information
v. To bring back to rightness, order, or morality
adj. Occurring at the time of most influence
FORM
Latin FORM, "to form, to establish"
misinformation
n. Untrue or wrong information
16 terms
PCHS Greek & Latin Roots/Vocabulary Unit 8
PED
impediment
expedient
pedestrian
Latin PES, PEDIS, "foot"
n. Something that gets in the way; obstacle
adj. Providing results quickly; practical and effective
adj. Lacking excitement; ordinary
PED
Latin PES, PEDIS, "foot"
impediment
n. Something that gets in the way; obstacle
16 terms
PCHS Greek & Latin Roots/Vocabulary Unit 3
HIB/HAB
prohibit
inhibit
FUS/FOUND
Latin HABERE, HABITUM, "to have, hold"
v. To stop one from doing something; prevent
v. To get in the way of; hinder
Latin FUNDERE, FUSM, "to pour out"
HIB/HAB
Latin HABERE, HABITUM, "to have, hold"
prohibit
v. To stop one from doing something; prevent
16 terms
PCHS Greek & Latin Roots/Vocabulary Unit 12
RAP
rapacious
rapt
surreptitious
Latin RAPERE, RAPTUM, "to snatch"; RAPAX, "greedy, devouring"
adj. Seizing everything; greedy
adj. Giving total attention to; captivated
adj. hidden or secret; done without notice
RAP
Latin RAPERE, RAPTUM, "to snatch"; RAPAX, "greedy, devouring"
rapacious
adj. Seizing everything; greedy
16 terms
PCHS Greek & Latin Roots/Vocabulary Unit 17
MORT
immortalize
morbid
mortify
Latin MORS, MORTIS, "death"
v. To preserve in memory forever
adj. Taking an unhealthy interest in unpleasant things
v. To cause extreme embarrassment to
MORT
Latin MORS, MORTIS, "death"
immortalize
v. To preserve in memory forever
16 terms
PCHS Greek & Latin Roots/Vocabulary Unit 15
JUNCT
enjoin
injunction
rejoinder
Latin JANGERE, JUNCTUM, "to join, yoke"
v. 1. To command; to urge; 2. To forbid
n. An order which legally prevents something
n. An answer; a reply
JUNCT
Latin JANGERE, JUNCTUM, "to join, yoke"
enjoin
v. 1. To command; to urge; 2. To forbid
16 terms
PCHS Greek & Latin Roots/Vocabulary Unit 13
FLU
affluent
superfluous
mellifluous
Latin FLUERE, FLUCTUM, "to flow"
adj. Wealthy and privileged; well-to-do
adj. Additional to what is necessary; extra
adj. Sweetly flowing or sounding
FLU
Latin FLUERE, FLUCTUM, "to flow"
affluent
adj. Wealthy and privileged; well-to-do
16 terms
PCHS Greek & Latin Roots/Vocabulary Unit 11
JUR
perjury
abjure
conjure
Latin JURARE, "to swear, to vow"; IUS, IURIS, "law"
n. Breaking of a legal oath
v. To swear off; renounce
v. To bring forth, especially through words
JUR
Latin JURARE, "to swear, to vow"; IUS, IURIS, "law"
perjury
n. Breaking of a legal oath
16 terms
PCHS Greek & Latin Roots/Vocabulary Unit 18
COGN
incognito
cognitive
cognizant
From Latin COGNOSCERE, COGNITUM, "to know"
adj. Disguised as someone other than oneself
adj. Relating to the process of thought
adj. Aware
COGN
From Latin COGNOSCERE, COGNITUM, "to know"
incognito
adj. Disguised as someone other than oneself
16 terms
PCHS Greek & Latin Roots/Vocabulary Unit 14
SEQUI/SEC
inconsequential
consecutive
execution
Latin SEQUI, SECTUS, "to follow"
adj. Having no effect or importance
adj. Following in order
n. The way something is done
SEQUI/SEC
Latin SEQUI, SECTUS, "to follow"
inconsequential
adj. Having no effect or importance
63 terms
PCHS Greek & Latin roots/vocabulary 1-4
Phot/Phos
phototropic
phosphorescent
photogenic
Greek - light
tending to grow toward the light
giving off light without heat
attractive in pictures
Phot/Phos
Greek - light
phototropic
tending to grow toward the light
16 terms
PCHS Greek & Latin Roots/Vocabulary Unit 16
META
metabolism
metamorphosis
metaphorical
From the Greek Prefix META, "after, changed, beyond"
n. The process through which an organism changes food into en…
n. Change in form; transformation
adj. Symbolic rather than literal
META
From the Greek Prefix META, "after, changed, beyond"
metabolism
n. The process through which an organism changes food into en…
64 terms
PCHS Greek & Latin Roots/Vocabulary 11-14
Jur
perjury
abjure
conjure
to swear, to vow
breaking of a leagal oath
to swearoff; renounce
to bring forth, especially through words
Jur
to swear, to vow
perjury
breaking of a leagal oath
PCHS Greek & Latin Roots/Vocabulary Unit 4
FORM
misinformation
reform
formative
Latin FORM, "to form, to establish"
n. Untrue or wrong information
v. To bring back to rightness, order, or morality
adj. Occurring at the time of most influence
FORM
Latin FORM, "to form, to establish"
misinformation
n. Untrue or wrong information
PCHS Greek & Latin Roots/Vocabulary Unit 3
HIB/HAB
prohibit
inhibit
FUS/FOUND
Latin HABERE, HABITUM, "to have, hold"
v. To stop one from doing something; prevent
v. To get in the way of; hinder
Latin FUNDERE, FUSM, "to pour out"
HIB/HAB
Latin HABERE, HABITUM, "to have, hold"
prohibit
v. To stop one from doing something; prevent
16 terms
PCHS Greek & Latin Roots/Vocabulary Unit 17
MORT
immortalize
morbid
mortify
Latin MORS, MORTIS, "death"
v. To preserve in memory forever
adj. Taking an unhealthy interest in unpleasant things
v. To cause extreme embarrassment to
MORT
Latin MORS, MORTIS, "death"
immortalize
v. To preserve in memory forever
PCHS Greek & Latin Roots/Vocabulary Unit 2
NUNC/NOUNC
enunciate
renounce
pronouncement
Latin NUNTIARE, NUNTIATUM, "to announce"
v. To pronounce or articulate
v. To reject by declaration
n. A declaration of opinion; judgement
NUNC/NOUNC
Latin NUNTIARE, NUNTIATUM, "to announce"
enunciate
v. To pronounce or articulate
128 terms
PCHS Greek & Latin Roots/Vocabulary 11-18
Jur
perjury
abjure
conjure
to swear, to vow
breaking of a leagal oath
to swearoff; renounce
to bring forth, especially through words
Jur
to swear, to vow
perjury
breaking of a leagal oath
16 terms
PCHS Greek & Latin Roots/Vocabulary Unit 14
SEQUI/SEC
inconsequential
consecutive
execution
Latin SEQUI, SECTUS, "to follow"
adj. Having no effect or importance
adj. Following in order
n. The way something is done
SEQUI/SEC
Latin SEQUI, SECTUS, "to follow"
inconsequential
adj. Having no effect or importance
126 terms
PCHS Greek & Latin roots/vocabulary 1-8
Phot/Phos
phototropic
phosphorescent
photogenic
Greek - light
tending to grow toward the light
giving off light without heat
attractive in pictures
Phot/Phos
Greek - light
phototropic
tending to grow toward the light
16 terms
PCHS greek and latin roots unit 5
JUNCT
enjoin
injunction
impartial
to join, yoke
to command, to urge or to forbid
an order which legally prevents something
having no bias or favor
JUNCT
to join, yoke
enjoin
to command, to urge or to forbid
16 terms
PCHS SOPHOMORE GREEK AND LATIN ROOTS
LEV
AMBL/AMBUL
CAD/CAS
CED
Light
To walk
To fall
To move along, to go
LEV
Light
AMBL/AMBUL
To walk
125 terms
PCHS Grieman Greek and Latin Roots/ vocabulary units 1-8 final
PHOT/PHOS
phototropic
phosphorescent
photogenic
light
tending to move towards light
giving off light without heat
attractive in pictures
PHOT/PHOS
light
phototropic
tending to move towards light
12 terms
PCHS greek and latin roots UNIT 3 (sophomore)
affluent
superfluous
mellifluous
leaven
wealthy and privileged; well-to-do
additional to what is necessary; extra
sweetly flowing or sounding
to make less heavy or serious
affluent
wealthy and privileged; well-to-do
superfluous
additional to what is necessary; extra
60 terms
Pchs Greek and Latin roots 11-14
Jur
Perjury
Abjure
Conjure
To swear, to vow
Breaking of a legal oath
To swear off ; renounce
To bring forth, especially through words
Jur
To swear, to vow
Perjury
Breaking of a legal oath
15 terms
PCHS Greek & Latin Roots Unit 5
LEGA
legacy
delegate
ACT/AG
Latin LEGARE, LEGATUM, "to appoint, to send on a mission, to…
n. Body of ideas, achievements, and morals
v. To divide up, especially responsibilities
Latin AGERE, ACTUM, "to do, act"
LEGA
Latin LEGARE, LEGATUM, "to appoint, to send on a mission, to…
legacy
n. Body of ideas, achievements, and morals
17 terms
PCHS Greek & Latin Roots 11-14
Jur
Domin
Crat/Crac
Leg
to swear, to vow
to rule, to dominate
to rule, power
law
Jur
to swear, to vow
Domin
to rule, to dominate
16 terms
PCHS Greek and Latin Roots - Units 1-2
For/fari
Ineffable
Infantile
Affable
To speak
Unutterable, indescribable
Childish; immature
Easy to converse with; friendly
For/fari
To speak
Ineffable
Unutterable, indescribable
PCHS Biology Greek and Latin Root Words
a, an
auto
bi
chromo
without, not
self
two, twice, double
color
a, an
without, not
auto
self
16 terms
Pchs Greek and Latin roots 11-14
Sequi/ sec
Inconsequential
Consecutive
Execution
To follow
Having no effect or importance
Following in order
The way something is done
Sequi/ sec
To follow
Inconsequential
Having no effect or importance
16 terms
PCHS Greek and Latin roots units 3
Sustain
Abstain
Tenacious
Retinue
To support for an extended period of time
To not do something
Stubbornly persistent; determined
A group that attends to an important person
Sustain
To support for an extended period of time
Abstain
To not do something
32 terms
PCHS Greek and Latin Roots - Units 1-2
Phot/Phos
Phototropic
phosphorescent
photogenic
light
tending to grow or move towards light
giving off light without heat
attractive in pictures
Phot/Phos
light
Phototropic
tending to grow or move towards light
10 terms
PCHS Greek & Latin Roots/Vocabulary - Vocab Unit 13, 2016 Short List
Nirvana (ner va' ne)
Despicable (des pi ke hel)
Harlequin (har le kwen)
Empathy (em' pe the)
n. a condition of great peace or happiness After work, Irene…
adj. contemptible; hateful Only a ____________ cad would beha…
n. a clown The king summoned the _______________ to entertain…
n. an understanding of another's feelings ... The same thing hap…
Nirvana (ner va' ne)
n. a condition of great peace or happiness After work, Irene…
Despicable (des pi ke hel)
adj. contemptible; hateful Only a ____________ cad would beha…
49 terms
Vocabulary-English- Greek roots
Anthropo
Archy
Aristos
Astr
Human being
Rule
Best
Star
Anthropo
Human being
Archy
Rule
21 terms
Greek Roots-English Vocabulary
Aero
Amphi
Anthro
Anti
Air, gas
Both
Man
Against
Aero
Air, gas
Amphi
Both
21 terms
English Vocabulary & Greek Roots
And-/audi
Bio
Chron
Mort
Hear
Life
Time
Death
And-/audi
Hear
Bio
Life
111 terms
English Vocabulary - Greek Roots
Acrophobia
Philanthropist
Philanthropy
Misanthrope
Fear of being at a great height
Lover of humanity, person active in promoting human welfare
Love of humanity, especially as shown in donations to charita…
Hater of humanity
Acrophobia
Fear of being at a great height
Philanthropist
Lover of humanity, person active in promoting human welfare
30 terms
English Greek Roots Vocabulary
Ami,Amic
Anthro
Aud
Card
Love
Man
To hear
Heart
Ami,Amic
Love
Anthro
Man
47 terms
English Vocabulary and Greek Roots
Ubiquitous-
Mercurial-
Bedevil-
Antithesis
Seeming to be everywhere at the same time
Changeable in character, fickle
harass
The direct opposite
Ubiquitous-
Seeming to be everywhere at the same time
Mercurial-
Changeable in character, fickle
24 terms
PCHS Units 2 and 4 Greek and Latin Roots -sophomore
Inconsequential
Consecutive
Execution
Courier
Having no effect or importance
Following an order
The way something is done
One who carries and delivers
Inconsequential
Having no effect or importance
Consecutive
Following an order
32 terms
PCHS - Freshman Greek and Latin Roots Units 1 - 8
Phot/Phos
Luc
Spec/Spect
Vid/Vis
Light (Greek)
Light (Latin)
To look at
To see, to look
Phot/Phos
Light (Greek)
Luc
Light (Latin)
30 terms
Vocabulary English #1 (Greek Roots)
Cardio
Anthro
Astro
Bio
heart
man
Star
Life
Cardio
heart
Anthro
man
10 terms
PCHS Branno English 1 week 6 vocabulary
acute
keenness
perspicacity
prudent
clever; insight; observant
marked by mental quickness
ability to understand and reason
careful and wise
acute
clever; insight; observant
keenness
marked by mental quickness
10 terms
PCHS Branno English 1 week 5 vocabulary
alluring
comely
lustrous
pulchritude
attractive; charming
attractive; graceful
lovely; bright; shining
beauty; glamour; elegance
alluring
attractive; charming
comely
attractive; graceful
Honors English 9 Semester 2 Final (PCHS) - Greek Gods/Goddesses
artemis
athena
apollo
zeus
the virgin goddess of the hunt and the moon
goddess of wisdom and useful arts and prudent warfare
god of sun, light, poetry, music- gold bow and arrow, pride i…
the supreme god
artemis
the virgin goddess of the hunt and the moon
athena
goddess of wisdom and useful arts and prudent warfare
62 terms
Vocabulary latin and greek roots english
Monos
Monologue
Logos
Monarch
One
A long speech made by one performer or by one person in a group
Greek
A person sho rules a kingdom or empire; a king, queen, empero…
Monos
One
Monologue
A long speech made by one performer or by one person in a group
60 terms
Vocabulary -- Greek and Latin Roots -- English
photos
graph
tele
metron
light
write/draw
distant
measure
photos
light
graph
write/draw
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