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English: Latin Roots~mal Vocabulary
mal
malevolent
malicious
malady
root: bad
adjective: having bad or evil intentions
adjective: having bad or evil intentions
noun: a sickness
mal
root: bad
malevolent
adjective: having bad or evil intentions
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English: Latin Roots~min vocabulary
min
miniscule
mince
mingle
root: small
adjective: really tiny
verb: to cut up into tiny pieces
verb: to mix with others
min
root: small
miniscule
adjective: really tiny
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English: Latin Roots~arch Vocabulary
arch
archangel
archenemy
hierarchy
root: ruler, chief, most important
noun: the lead angel
noun: the primary nemesis or opponent
noun: the level of authority for an entire group
arch
root: ruler, chief, most important
archangel
noun: the lead angel
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English: Latin Roots~phon Vocabulary
phon
cacophony
symphony
phonics
root: sound
noun: a lot of loud noise from different sources (bad)
noun: a complicated arrangement of music (usually classical)
noun: the sounds that letters make
phon
root: sound
cacophony
noun: a lot of loud noise from different sources (bad)
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English: Latin Roots~gen Vocabulary
gen
progeny
genus
generic
root: birth; origin
noun: a descendant or offspring, as a child, plant, or animal
noun: a division of life in biology
adjective: ordinary or plain
gen
root: birth; origin
progeny
noun: a descendant or offspring, as a child, plant, or animal
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English: Latin Roots~phil Vocabulary
phil
philanthropist
philosophy
philharmonic
root: to love
noun: someone dedicated to charitable work or activities to s…
noun: a set of ideas, standards, or beliefs used to describe…
adjective: devoted to music
phil
root: to love
philanthropist
noun: someone dedicated to charitable work or activities to s…
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English: Latin Roots~manu Vocabulary
manu
emancipate
manuscript
mandate
root: by hand
verb: to free, liberate, release
(1) noun: an original story written by hand... (2) noun: the ori…
noun: a rule, order, obligation
manu
root: by hand
emancipate
verb: to free, liberate, release
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English: Latin Roots~cap Vocabulary
cap
capital
capitol
decapitate
root: head
1) noun: uppercase letter... 2) noun: city where the ruling body…
noun: the building or city where the head of state is
verb: to cut the head off of
cap
root: head
capital
1) noun: uppercase letter... 2) noun: city where the ruling body…
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English Latin Root Vocabulary
am, amat
aud, audit
duc, duct
loc, luct
love, loving
to hear
Lead
talk
am, amat
love, loving
aud, audit
to hear
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Latin Roots and English Vocabulary
Vinc, Vict
Invincible
Provincial
Evince
L. To conquer
Unable to be conquered.
Limited in knowledge of the world; narrow minded.
To establish; to reflect the the truth; to overcome.
Vinc, Vict
L. To conquer
Invincible
Unable to be conquered.
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Vocabulary for English (Latin roots)
Act
Alt
Anima,anim
Ann,enn
to do, drive
high
life,mind
year
Act
to do, drive
Alt
high
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English Latin root vocabulary
Voc, vok
Duc, duct
Omni
Pauci
Voice, call
Lead
All
Few
Voc, vok
Voice, call
Duc, duct
Lead
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Vocabulary for English Latin Root Words
Avocation
Vocal
Vocalist
Addictive
A pastime or hobby; a profession practiced with enjoyment
Connected with speaking or with the voice
Singer
Habit-forming, hard to break away from, easy to say yes to.
Avocation
A pastime or hobby; a profession practiced with enjoyment
Vocal
Connected with speaking or with the voice
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English 11 Latin Roots Vocabulary
-capt-,-cept-,-cip-
-cede-,-ceed-,-ceas-,-cess-
cred
dic, dict
take
happen, yield, go
believe
speak, say, tell
-capt-,-cept-,-cip-
take
-cede-,-ceed-,-ceas-,-cess-
happen, yield, go
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english II vocabulary (latin roots)
agenda
agile
alienate
altercation
a list or plan of things to be done in the future ; items to…
a quick and easy of movement or thought ; resourceful
to make someone unfriendly, withdrawn or indifferent
a heated or angry argument
agenda
a list or plan of things to be done in the future ; items to…
agile
a quick and easy of movement or thought ; resourceful
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Vocabulary English #1 (Latin Roots)
Agri
Magni
Terra
Bene
field
Great or intense
Earth
Good
Agri
field
Magni
Great or intense
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Ludo- Latin Root English Vocabulary
Illusion (noun)
Illusory (adj)
Ludicrous (adj)... Ludicrously (adv)
Collusion (noun)
Something that misleads or deceives the mind
Based on a false image, idea or hope
Completely unreasonable, stupid or wrong ; ridiculous and abs…
The act of agreeing secretly with someone else to do somethin…
Illusion (noun)
Something that misleads or deceives the mind
Illusory (adj)
Based on a false image, idea or hope
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LatinRootsVocabularyEnglish10R
a, ab
ad
ante
bi
Away, from ... Ex. To Avert - to turn away... Ex. To Abduct - to le…
To... Ex. To Admit - to grant entrance to
Before... Ex. Anteroom - a room before another
Two... Ex. Bicycle - a vehicle having two wheels
a, ab
Away, from ... Ex. To Avert - to turn away... Ex. To Abduct - to le…
ad
To... Ex. To Admit - to grant entrance to
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English from the Roots Up (Latin)
unus
duo
tres
quattuor
one
two
three
four
unus
one
duo
two
H. English Vocabulary - Latin Roots
ad hoc
alter ego
bona fide
caveat emptor
(adv/adj) for a specific, particular purpose
(noun phrase) the person most like you in temperament and tas…
(adj) sincere; genuine or authentic
(noun phrase) in marketing, the buyer must assume the risk of…
ad hoc
(adv/adj) for a specific, particular purpose
alter ego
(noun phrase) the person most like you in temperament and tas…
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English 10 Vocabulary: Latin Roots
a, ab
ad
ante
bi
away, from
to
before
two
a, ab
away, from
ad
to
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English vocabulary Latin roots #2
Fractious
Infraction
Infringe
Excise
Easily irritated or annoyed
A crime less than a felony
Advance beyond the usual limit
Remove by cutting
Fractious
Easily irritated or annoyed
Infraction
A crime less than a felony
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Vocabulary Latin root (English 3)
Sacr(secr)(ecr)
Mult
Spec(spic), spect
rect(i)
Scared, holy
Many
To look
Right, straight
Sacr(secr)(ecr)
Scared, holy
Mult
Many
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English II Vocabulary: Latin Roots
rupt
abrupt
corrupt
corrupt
root meaning "break," "burst"
(adj.) 1. broken off; lacking in continuity; steep (ant. slop…
(adj.) changed ("broken to pieces") from good to bad; vicious
(v.) change ("break to pieces") from good to bad; debase; per…
rupt
root meaning "break," "burst"
abrupt
(adj.) 1. broken off; lacking in continuity; steep (ant. slop…
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Etymology Latin/English Roots & Vocabulary
amicus, amimi
bellumm, belli
cornu, cornus
dies, diei
friend
war
horn
day
amicus, amimi
friend
bellumm, belli
war
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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
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Vocabulary -- Greek and Latin Roots -- English
photos
graph
tele
metron
light
write/draw
distant
measure
photos
light
graph
write/draw
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English: Latin Roots~cycl/orb Vocabulary
cycl, orb
cyclone
encyclopedia
orb
roots: round or rounded
noun: any storm with circular winds
noun: a well-rounded collection of information
noun: a sphere
cycl, orb
roots: round or rounded
cyclone
noun: any storm with circular winds
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English: Latin Roots~mis/mit Vocabulary
mis/mit
smite
transmit
missive
root: to send
verb: to deliver death/obliteration
verb: to send something
noun: a letter or note (that you send)
mis/mit
root: to send
smite
verb: to deliver death/obliteration
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English: Greek and Latin Roots/ Vocabulary Lesson 5
Agitation (v)
Aloof (adj)
Apparition (n)
Benefactor (n)
a violent shaking; an emotional disturbance or... excitement; th…
cool or distant in relationships with others;... indifferent
a ghost; a phantom; an appearance seen... suddenly
a person who has given help; a patron
Agitation (v)
a violent shaking; an emotional disturbance or... excitement; th…
Aloof (adj)
cool or distant in relationships with others;... indifferent
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English 12 Vocabulary (Greek & Latin Roots 1)
aud, aus
belli
brev
capit, capt
hear, listen (audible, auditorium, audio, audition)
war (rebellion, belligerent, bellicose)
short (abbreviate, brevity, brief)
head (decapitate, capital, caption)
aud, aus
hear, listen (audible, auditorium, audio, audition)
belli
war (rebellion, belligerent, bellicose)
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HPCA English Vocabulary: Greek and Latin Roots
Ject ... Eject
Able, ible... Believable incredible
Cede, ceed, ceas, cess... Precede proceed…
Bio... Biography
Throw
Able capable of
Happen yield go
Life
Ject ... Eject
Throw
Able, ible... Believable incredible
Able capable of
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1CP English Vocabulary: Words from Latin Roots
incorruptible
fratricide
genocide
regicide
inflexibly honest; incapable of being bribed
act of killing (or the killer of) one's brother
deliberate extermination of a racial or cultural group
act of killing (or the killer of) a king
incorruptible
inflexibly honest; incapable of being bribed
fratricide
act of killing (or the killer of) one's brother
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English Vocabulary Latin Roots 1-9
architecture
artifacts
archetype
archaic
noun; the character or style of a building driven by a cultur…
noun; any objects made by human beings; evidence that demonst…
noun; a pattern or model of an action; a universal character…
adj; belonging to an earlier period
architecture
noun; the character or style of a building driven by a cultur…
artifacts
noun; any objects made by human beings; evidence that demonst…
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English Final Vocabulary and Latin Roots
bel
ferv
fratern
grav
war
to boil, to bubble
brother
heavy
bel
war
ferv
to boil, to bubble
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English from the Roots Up (Latin)
unus
duo
tres
quattuor
one
two
three
four
unus
one
duo
two
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Vocabulary for English: Latin roots voc and dict
Avocation
Vocal
Vocalist
Vocation
N: a pastime or hobby; a profession practiced with enjoyment
Adj: connected with speaking or the voice ... Or expressing ones…
N: singer
N: a job; a calling or or inclination toward a type of work o…
Avocation
N: a pastime or hobby; a profession practiced with enjoyment
Vocal
Adj: connected with speaking or the voice ... Or expressing ones…
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Review Vocabulary Latin Roots
autograph
telegraph
paragraph
graphite
The signature of a famous person
An outdated system of sending messages over long distances by…
A part of writing that deals with one subject, begins on a ne…
A shiny black substance that is used in pencils.
autograph
The signature of a famous person
telegraph
An outdated system of sending messages over long distances by…
English Latin Root Words
ped/pad
photo
uni
trans
foot
light
one
across
ped/pad
foot
photo
light
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English Latin Roots 1
Andro
Androcracy
Anthro
Anthropology
Man or men
Government ruled by men
Human
Study of human cultures
Andro
Man or men
Androcracy
Government ruled by men
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English Latin Roots and vocabulary words 5
Cent(i)
cide(e) , cis(e)
clam, claim
cord, cour
hundred
to kill, to cut
to cry out, to declare
heart
Cent(i)
hundred
cide(e) , cis(e)
to kill, to cut
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English 9 Latin & Greek Roots
Photo:
Tele:
Phobos:
Phone:
light (Greek)
far away, distant (Greek)
fear (Greek)
sound (Greek)
Photo:
light (Greek)
Tele:
far away, distant (Greek)
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Greek & Latin Roots: Unit 6 English Vocabulary
Moratorium
Demure
Demur
Extemporaneous
a formal delay; a suspension
modest and shy
to express unwillingness to do something; to object
done without planning; improvised
Moratorium
a formal delay; a suspension
Demure
modest and shy
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English Latin Roots
Aero
Agri
Alter
Ambi
Air... Example: Aerobics, aerate
field... Example: Agriculture, Agrarian
other... Example: alternate, altercation
both... Example: ambiguous, ambidextrous
Aero
Air... Example: Aerobics, aerate
Agri
field... Example: Agriculture, Agrarian
20 terms
English: Latin and Greek Roots
Bene, ben
Fict, fig
Locut, loqu
Magn
good
make, shape, or form
speak
great
Bene, ben
good
Fict, fig
make, shape, or form
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Greek & Latin Roots: Unit 11 English Vocabulary
Sinecure
Incurious
Procure
Internecine
a job that brings a salary or reward without requiring work;…
not inclined to seek knowledge; idle
to get with some effort
causing many deaths on all sides of a conflict
Sinecure
a job that brings a salary or reward without requiring work;…
Incurious
not inclined to seek knowledge; idle
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Greek & Latin Roots: Unit 1 English Vocabulary
Cogent
Exigent
Assay
Instransigent
strong to the point; convincing
urgent; pressing
to test; to analyze
refusing to compromise
Cogent
strong to the point; convincing
Exigent
urgent; pressing
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Greek & Latin Roots: Unit 21 English Vocabulary
Insatiable
Satiety
Asset
Plenary
never satisfied of full; always desiring more
condition of being too full or too satisfied
something of value; a resource
full or complete
Insatiable
never satisfied of full; always desiring more
Satiety
condition of being too full or too satisfied
20 terms
Vocabulary/Greek & Latin Roots - English Lesson 5
Agitation (v)
Aloof (adj)
Apparition (n)
Benefactor (n)
a violent shaking; an emotional disturbance or excitement; th…
cool or distant in relationships with others; indifferent
a ghost: a phantom: an appearance seen suddenly
a person who was given help; a patron
Agitation (v)
a violent shaking; an emotional disturbance or excitement; th…
Aloof (adj)
cool or distant in relationships with others; indifferent
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Greek & Latin Roots: Unit 19 English Vocabulary
Ludicrous
Allude
Collusion
Derisive
so unbelievable as to seem ridiculous
to mention without going into detail
a secret agreement for wrong or unlawful purposes
treating with ridicule; scornful
Ludicrous
so unbelievable as to seem ridiculous
Allude
to mention without going into detail
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