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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
60 terms
Vocabulary -- Greek and Latin Roots -- English
photos
graph
tele
metron
light
write/draw
distant
measure
photos
light
graph
write/draw
20 terms
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
14 terms
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
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
20 terms
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)
18 terms
English Greek and Latin Roots
andro
annu, ennu
anthrop
aqu
Man, Male
Year
Human
Water
andro
Man, Male
annu, ennu
Year
50 terms
English Greek and Latin roots
photos
graph
tele
metron
light
write, draw
far away
measure
photos
light
graph
write, draw
10 terms
English - Greek & Latin Roots
aer
ambi, amphi
anim
aqua/hydr
air, atmosphere... Greek
both... Greek
spirit, soul, life... Latin
water... Latin/Greek
aer
air, atmosphere... Greek
ambi, amphi
both... Greek
19 terms
English Vocabulary and Greek & Latin Roots - Lesson 7
Carnivorous (adj)
Centrifugal (adj)
Fauna (n)
Flora (n)
flesh-eating
moving away from a center or axis
animals collectively, especially those of a particular region…
plant collectively, especially plants of a particular region…
Carnivorous (adj)
flesh-eating
Centrifugal (adj)
moving away from a center or axis
28 terms
Latin and Greek roots in English
pug/n
dict
lingu
herb/i
to fight
say, speak, proclaim
language, tounge
grass
pug/n
to fight
dict
say, speak, proclaim
20 terms
English Vocabulary and Greek & Latin Roots - Lesson 8
Attribute (v)
Bizzare (adj)
Horde (n)
Humanitarian (adj)
to think of as belonging to or coming from a particular perso…
odd; fantastic; grotesque; unusual
a crowd; a swarm; a wandering group or tribe; (v) to swarm or…
concerned with human welfare; (n) a person devoted to helping…
Attribute (v)
to think of as belonging to or coming from a particular perso…
Bizzare (adj)
odd; fantastic; grotesque; unusual
20 terms
English: Vocabulary and Greek/ Latin Roots -Lesson 4
Citadel (n)
Defile (v)
Emissary (n)
Entice (v)
a fortress overlooking a city; a stronghold; a... place of forti…
to make filthy or dirty; to corrupt; to damage a... reputation
a person sent on a mission to represent... another's interest; a…
to attract; to tempt; to lure
Citadel (n)
a fortress overlooking a city; a stronghold; a... place of forti…
Defile (v)
to make filthy or dirty; to corrupt; to damage a... reputation
1,279 terms
Greek and Latin roots in English
ab-, a-, abs-, au-
acu-, acuti-, acuto-
acer-, acri-
acet-, aceto-
away from, Latin ab "away" abnormal, abrasion, absent, abstai…
sharp, pointed Latin acutus, past participle of acuere "to sh…
bitter, sharp, sour Latin acer (acris), acerbus, acere acerbi…
sour, vinegar Latin aceto acetate, acetic, acetone, acetum
ab-, a-, abs-, au-
away from, Latin ab "away" abnormal, abrasion, absent, abstai…
acu-, acuti-, acuto-
sharp, pointed Latin acutus, past participle of acuere "to sh…
65 terms
English Greek and Latin Roots
vinc/vict
duc/duct
tract
pet/peti/peto
to conquer (victim, convince)
to lead (conduct, abduct)
to drag or pull (subtract, tractor)
to seek, request, aim at or strive for (compete, petition)
vinc/vict
to conquer (victim, convince)
duc/duct
to lead (conduct, abduct)
80 terms
English Greek, Latin Roots
A-
Amphi-
Anti-
Anthrop-
Not, Without
Both... Ex: Amphibian
Against... Ex: Antithetical
Man... Ex: Anthropoid
A-
Not, Without
Amphi-
Both... Ex: Amphibian
9 terms
English greek/latin roots
anni, annu, enni
alter
alter
anthrop
year
other
other
man
anni, annu, enni
year
alter
other
17 terms
English Vocabulary 1 Latin and Greek Roots
Fac, Fic, Fect
Act, Ag
Oper
Funct
to make, do
to do, drive
to work
to work, to perform
Fac, Fic, Fect
to make, do
Act, Ag
to do, drive
20 terms
Greek and Latin Roots- English
anthrop
biblio
-cide
demo-
human
book
kill
people
anthrop
human
biblio
book
20 terms
Greek and Latin Roots Vocabulary
aqualung
biology
maternal
spectacle
a device that lets divers breathe under water
Study of life
Motherly
A surprising or unusual sight; a public display or scene
aqualung
a device that lets divers breathe under water
biology
Study of life
12 terms
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
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
9 terms
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
11 terms
Greek & Latin Roots: Unit 15 English Vocabulary
Magniloquent
Loquacious
Circumlocution
Colloquy
high-flown and elevated in speech
very talkative
roundabout or overly long way of saying something
formal conversation or dialogue
Magniloquent
high-flown and elevated in speech
Loquacious
very talkative
12 terms
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
10 terms
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
10 terms
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
10 terms
Greek & Latin Roots: Unit 17 English Vocabulary
Synopsis
Myopic
Adumbrate
Umbrage
a short outline or review of main points
nearsighted; lacking vision or foresight
to briefly outline or describe
anger caused by an insult or slight
Synopsis
a short outline or review of main points
Myopic
nearsighted; lacking vision or foresight
11 terms
Greek & Latin Roots: Unit 8 English Vocabulary
Discursive
Concur
Succor
Obsequious
wandering from one topic to another
to agree in an opinion or decision
badly needed help; aid
too willing to serve or obey
Discursive
wandering from one topic to another
Concur
to agree in an opinion or decision
11 terms
Greek & Latin Roots: Unit 20 English Vocabulary
Stringent
Stricture
Prestige
Constrain
tightly limiting; severe
a limit or restraint
recognition or respect from others
to hold in or keep back by force; confine
Stringent
tightly limiting; severe
Stricture
a limit or restraint
14 terms
Greek & Latin Roots: Unit 18 English Vocabulary
Dour
Obdurate
Duress
Flux
gloomy and stern
wickedly stubborn; obstinate
the use of force or threats to make someone act
continuous change; instability
Dour
gloomy and stern
Obdurate
wickedly stubborn; obstinate
15 terms
Greek & Latin Roots: Unit 14 English Vocabulary
LOC
Locus
In lieu of
Allocate
place
specific place; especially, the center of an activity or event
in place of
to set aside for a special purpose
LOC
place
Locus
specific place; especially, the center of an activity or event
12 terms
English Latin and Greek Roots
Invincible
Provincial
Evince
Conducive
Unable to be conquered
Limited in knowledge of the world, narrow-minded
To establish; to reflect the truth of
Supportive, encouraging, helping to bring about
Invincible
Unable to be conquered
Provincial
Limited in knowledge of the world, narrow-minded
13 terms
Greek & Latin Roots: Unit 13 English Vocabulary
Capitulate
Recapitulate
Caprice
Precipitate
to yield; to surrender
to summarize briefly
sudden change of intention; impulsiveness
to cause something to happen immediately; to speed up
Capitulate
to yield; to surrender
Recapitulate
to summarize briefly
12 terms
Greek & Latin Roots: Unit 7 English Vocabulary
Psyche
Psychosomatic
Psychotic
Pusillanimous
the mind, especially as the center of a person's being
having an effect on the body, but mental or emotional in origin
having severe mental illness to the point of disconnection
timid or cowardly; not brave
Psyche
the mind, especially as the center of a person's being
Psychosomatic
having an effect on the body, but mental or emotional in origin
10 terms
Greek & Latin Roots: Unit 12 English Vocabulary
Subjugate
Conjugal
Contiguous
Contingent
to bring under control; to conquer or subdue
of or related to marriage
touching on one side; sharing a border or borders
possible, conditional
Subjugate
to bring under control; to conquer or subdue
Conjugal
of or related to marriage
10 terms
Greek & Latin Roots: Unit 9 English Vocabulary
Judicious
Adjudicate
Amoral
Mores
having or showing good judgement
to settle a dispute or argument
not concerned about morality
attitudes and behaviors that are so firmly fixed that they ar…
Judicious
having or showing good judgement
Adjudicate
to settle a dispute or argument
11 terms
Greek & Latin Roots: Unit 10 English Vocabulary
Artiface
Artless
Inert
Icon
clever trickery; deception
without strategy or deceit; naive
not having power to move; slow to act
an image that best represents something; a symbol
Artiface
clever trickery; deception
Artless
without strategy or deceit; naive
12 terms
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)
16 terms
Greek and Latin Roots and Vocabulary
Conjugate
Creed
Benign
Adjudicator
joined together; combined; united
A formal statement of religious belief or confession of faith.
(adj.) gentle, kind; forgiving, understanding; having a favor…
noun a person who studies and settles conflicts and disputes
Conjugate
joined together; combined; united
Creed
A formal statement of religious belief or confession of faith.
61 terms
English- Greek and Latin Roots
pro-
pon/pone... pos/pose
com-... con-
de-
for; before... Ex. proactive... The couple was being proactive bec…
to put or place... Ex. appose... Parents appose their two children…
together; with... Ex. confess... One of the only ways to get charg…
remove; down, off... Ex. defrost... The woman sat in her car for f…
pro-
for; before... Ex. proactive... The couple was being proactive bec…
pon/pone... pos/pose
to put or place... Ex. appose... Parents appose their two children…
16 terms
English Greek/Latin roots
circumspect
prospect
Specter
spect-
careful and mindful of rules and consequences
that which is expected
A ghost or Phantom
to look at
circumspect
careful and mindful of rules and consequences
prospect
that which is expected
18 terms
Greek and Latin roots English
Vid/vid
Pari
Spec
Phan
To see
To be visiable
To look
To appear
Vid/vid
To see
Pari
To be visiable
30 terms
English 8 Greek/Latin Roots Vocabulary
Trilogy
Trisect
Triumvirate
Quartet
a group of three literary or musical works that have a relate…
To divide into three parts
a group of three, especially an authority
a musical composition for four voices or instruments
Trilogy
a group of three literary or musical works that have a relate…
Trisect
To divide into three parts
10 terms
Greek & Latin Roots: Unit 16 English Vocabulary
Vociferous
Avocation
Vocation
Univocal
loud and noisy in making one's feelings known
something for pleasure; hobby
profession; trade
having a single, clear meaning
Vociferous
loud and noisy in making one's feelings known
Avocation
something for pleasure; hobby
English Greek/Latin Roots
anthro
biblio
-cide
dem
human
book
to kill
people
anthro
human
biblio
book
Greek and Latin Roots - English
anthropo
aster, astro
baro
biblio, bibli
human being (anthropology)
star (astronomy)
pressure (barometer)
book (biblical)
anthropo
human being (anthropology)
aster, astro
star (astronomy)
11 terms
Greek and Latin Roots English Class
Auto
Bio
Autobiography
Biomechanical
Self, same
Life
The past of someone's life written by that person.
The study of nature biological processes, like a heart beatin…
Auto
Self, same
Bio
Life
10 terms
English Greek and Latin Roots
Aerial
Nostalgic
Altitude
Amble
Operating in the air
sentimental for happiness felt in a certain time
Height, anything above sea level
slow, easy pace
Aerial
Operating in the air
Nostalgic
sentimental for happiness felt in a certain time
18 terms
English Latin and Greek Roots
fac
opus
erg
labor
to make, do
work, wealth, power, resource
work
work
fac
to make, do
opus
work, wealth, power, resource
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