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35 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words
tel-
micro-
cosm-
cardi-
far, distant, complete (telephone, television)
very small, short, minute (microscope, microchip)
universe (cosmos, microcosm)
heart (cardiac, cardiologist)
tel-
far, distant, complete (telephone, television)
micro-
very small, short, minute (microscope, microchip)
10 terms
Rupt Greek and Latin Root Words
abrupt
bankrupt
corrupt
corruptible
sudden; unexpected; broken into what is expected
to be out of money; financially ruined; to "break the bank"
evil; dishonest; to break away from honesty
able to be influenced into doing something that breaks away f…
abrupt
sudden; unexpected; broken into what is expected
bankrupt
to be out of money; financially ruined; to "break the bank"
10 terms
Root Words (Latin and Greek)
Bio
Mal
Ject
Voc
life... Biology - the study of life... Greek
evil... Maleficient - capable of evil or causing mischief... Latin
throw... Reject - Deny/throw away
call... vocal - to say aloud
Bio
life... Biology - the study of life... Greek
Mal
evil... Maleficient - capable of evil or causing mischief... Latin
10 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words - Spec
Circumspect
Inspect
Introspection
Perspective
careful to look at all possibilities before acting; cautious;…
to look at carefully in search of flaws
the act of looking into one's own thoughts and feelings
one way of looking at things
Circumspect
careful to look at all possibilities before acting; cautious;…
Inspect
to look at carefully in search of flaws
13 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words
bio
graph
phone
scope
life (as in biology)
write (as in autograph)
sound (as in telephone and microphone)
to see or look (as in telescope or microscope)
bio
life (as in biology)
graph
write (as in autograph)
12 terms
Greek and Latin Word Roots
graph
port
bio
thermo
to write
to carry
Consists of all life on Earth and all parts of the Earth in w…
referring to heat
graph
to write
port
to carry
100 terms
Greek and Latin Word Roots
photos
graph
tele
phobos
light
to write or draw
distant/far away
fear
photos
light
graph
to write or draw
54 terms
Greek/Latin Roots
lithos
verbum
bios
digitus
stone
word
life
finger, toe, inch
lithos
stone
verbum
word
46 terms
Greek and Latin Root words
arch
archaeo
aster/astra
audi
Chief, primary, or first - archetype, monarch
Ancient/primitive - archaeology, archaeologist
star - astronomy, astronomer, astronomical
hear - audible, auditorium, audience
arch
Chief, primary, or first - archetype, monarch
archaeo
Ancient/primitive - archaeology, archaeologist
367 terms
Greek and Latin Word Roots
a/n
a
a, ab/s
a/c/d
not, without
on
from, away, off
to, toward, near
a/n
not, without
a
on
18 terms
Latin and Greek Root Words
audio
audiologist
auditorium
cardio
Having to do with sound
Hearing specialist
A large room or hall where people gather to hear speakers or…
Heart
audio
Having to do with sound
audiologist
Hearing specialist
35 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words
tel-
micro-
cosm-
cardi-
far, distant, complete (telephone, television)
very small, short, minute (microscope, microchip)
universe (cosmos, microcosm)
heart (cardiac, cardiologist)
tel-
far, distant, complete (telephone, television)
micro-
very small, short, minute (microscope, microchip)
13 terms
Prestwick House Latin and Greek Roots Book 1 Unit 4 Words
REGAL
REIGN
REGICIDE
CONVICT
(adj.) Of or like a king or queen
(n.) Authority; rule
(n.) The murder of a king
(v.) To find guilty
REGAL
(adj.) Of or like a king or queen
REIGN
(n.) Authority; rule
17 terms
Latin and Greek Roots: Unit 11
vet
veteran
inveterate
freq
old
someone very experience in something; expert
having done something for a long time; habitual
frequent, numerous
vet
old
veteran
someone very experience in something; expert
60 terms
Greek/Latin Root Words #1-100
photos
graph
tele
metron
light
write or draw
far away; distant
to measure
photos
light
graph
write or draw
10 terms
Greek/Latin Root Word ~dict
contradict (v)
dictation (n)
dictator (n)
diction (n)
to speak against; to say the opposite
what is written down as someone says it
a leader who speaks and rules with total power
the manner in which something is expressed in words (written…
contradict (v)
to speak against; to say the opposite
dictation (n)
what is written down as someone says it
89 terms
Latin & Greek Roots: Books II
ERG, URG
VIG
IG, AG, ACT, EG
POS, PON, POUND
(G. Ergon) work
(L. Vigere) be lively, energetic
(L. Agere, Actum) to do, drive, act
(L. Ponere, Positum) to place, to put, to arrange
ERG, URG
(G. Ergon) work
VIG
(L. Vigere) be lively, energetic
12 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words - Spec
circumspect
inspect
introspection
perspective
careful to look at all possibilities before acting; cautious;…
to look at carefully in search of flaws
the act of looking into one's own thoughts and feelings
one way of looking at things
circumspect
careful to look at all possibilities before acting; cautious;…
inspect
to look at carefully in search of flaws
10 terms
Greek and Latin Root words
dejected
eject
injection
interjection
to feel sad;to feel thrown down in spirit
to throw out
a shot;throwing meds into one's body
a word thrown into a sentence or conversation
dejected
to feel sad;to feel thrown down in spirit
eject
to throw out
10 terms
Unit 4 Book 2 Greek and Latin Roots
revive
vivacious
vital
mortal
-to make someone or something strong, healthy, or active again
-happy and lively in a way that is attractive, used especiall…
-extremely important; very lively or energetic
-certain to die eventually; causing death
revive
-to make someone or something strong, healthy, or active again
vivacious
-happy and lively in a way that is attractive, used especiall…
10 terms
Greek / Latin Roots: Book 1, Unit 8
hospital
hospitable
homonym
synonym
a place where sick or injured people are given care or treatm…
generous and friendly to guests or visitors
a word that is spelled and pronounced like another word but i…
a word that has the same or similar meaning as another word i…
hospital
a place where sick or injured people are given care or treatm…
hospitable
generous and friendly to guests or visitors
10 terms
Greek/Latin Roots (struct words)
construction
destruction
infrastructure
instruct
what is built; buildings that are created or produced
the act of taking down or destroying something that was built
the parts of a city on which the rest of the city was built a…
to build knowledge
construction
what is built; buildings that are created or produced
destruction
the act of taking down or destroying something that was built
20 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words
ann/enn
civ
demi/semi/hemi
frig
year
citizen
half
cool
ann/enn
year
civ
citizen
11 terms
Greek/Latin Root Word JECT
ject
dejected
eject
injection
throw
sad; in low spirits; depressed; downcast
to throw out
A shot; the "throwing" of medicine into the body by a needle
ject
throw
dejected
sad; in low spirits; depressed; downcast
16 terms
Latin and Greek Roots: Unit 10
juris
jurisprudence
jurisdiction
perjure
law
study or science of law
area of influence
to lie under oath
juris
law
jurisprudence
study or science of law
11 terms
Greek/Latin Root Word SPEC
spec
circumspect
inspect
introspection
see, look
careful to look at all possibilities before acting; cautious;…
Concentrated watching
Examination of one's own thoughts and feelings
spec
see, look
circumspect
careful to look at all possibilities before acting; cautious;…
10 terms
Greek / Latin Roots: Book 1, Unit 9
biology
biodegradeable
biography
photography
a science that deals with things that are alive such as plant…
capable of being slowly destroyed and broken down into very s…
the story of a real person's life written by someone other th…
the art, process, or job of taking pictures with a camera; na…
biology
a science that deals with things that are alive such as plant…
biodegradeable
capable of being slowly destroyed and broken down into very s…
11 terms
Greek and Latin root words (therm)
therm (root)
endothermic
exothermic
therm
heat, temperature
heated from within the body
requires heat to absorbed from outside of the body
a unit of heat equal to 1,000 great calories
therm (root)
heat, temperature
endothermic
heated from within the body
12 terms
Latin and Greek roots Book III Unit 2
Enunciate
Renounce
Pronouncement
Invoke
v. To pronouce or articulate
v. To reject by declaration
n. A declaration of opinion; judgement
v. To call on for support
Enunciate
v. To pronouce or articulate
Renounce
v. To reject by declaration
16 terms
Latin and Greek Roots: Book III Unit 8 With Root Words
impediment
expedient
pedestrian
pedant
something that gets in the way; obstacle
practical; prudent
lacking excitement; ordinary and dull
one possessing abundant knowledge of minor, often uninteresti…
impediment
something that gets in the way; obstacle
expedient
practical; prudent
11 terms
Greek/Latin Root Word SECT
sect
bisect
dissect
insect
cut; separate
cut in half or cut in two
To cut apart for the purpose of investigation
An arthropod that usualy has three body segments (head, thora…
sect
cut; separate
bisect
cut in half or cut in two
28 terms
Latin and Greek Root Words 2
astronaut
astrosphere
automobile
autograph
a person trained to travel in a spacecraft
Surrounding space; Universe
a self-propelled passenger vehicle that moves
Person's signature written by himself or herself
astronaut
a person trained to travel in a spacecraft
astrosphere
Surrounding space; Universe
10 terms
Greek/Latin Root Word DICT
contradict
dictation
dictator
diction
to speak against; to say the opposite
what is written down as someone says it
A ruler who has absolute power
A writer's or speaker's choice of words.
contradict
to speak against; to say the opposite
dictation
what is written down as someone says it
14 terms
Latin and Greek Roots: Unit 16
minister (root word)
administer
minister
arbiter / arbitra (root words)
to tend, minister, manage
to give to; to apply
to take care of; tend to
judge
minister (root word)
to tend, minister, manage
administer
to give to; to apply
18 terms
Latin and Greek Root Words Week 4
audio
audiologist
auditorium
cardio
Having to do with sound
Hearing specialist
A large room or hall where people gather to hear speakers or…
Heart
audio
Having to do with sound
audiologist
Hearing specialist
35 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words
tel-
micro-
cosm-
cardi-
far, distant, complete (telephone, television)
very small, short, minute (microscope, microchip)
universe (cosmos, microcosm)
heart (cardiac, cardiologist)
tel-
far, distant, complete (telephone, television)
micro-
very small, short, minute (microscope, microchip)
10 terms
Greek and Latin root words
Cal
Belli
Cand
Cap
Hot
War
Glow, white
Head
Cal
Hot
Belli
War
35 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words
tel-
micro-
cosm-
cardi-
far, distant, complete (telephone, television)
very small, short, minute (microscope, microchip)
universe (cosmos, microcosm)
heart (cardiac, cardiologist)
tel-
far, distant, complete (telephone, television)
micro-
very small, short, minute (microscope, microchip)
12 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words
ad
aqua/hydr
astr
aud
to, toward
water
star
hear,listen
ad
to, toward
aqua/hydr
water
16 terms
Latin and Greek Roots: Unit 14
miss
admission
submissive
omission
send
confession; entrance
tending to obey or yield
the act of leaving out or neglecting
miss
send
admission
confession; entrance
12 terms
Greek/ Latin Root Words
Aud-
Aqua-/ Aqu-
Hydra-
Vis-/ Vid-
Listen
Water
Water
To See To Look At
Aud-
Listen
Aqua-/ Aqu-
Water
17 terms
Latin and Greek Roots: Book 2, Unit 11
vet-
veteran
inveterate
freq-
Latin: VETUS, VETERIS, "old"
(n.) Someone very experienced in something; expert
(adj.) Having done something for a long time; habitual
Latin: FREQUENS, "frequent, numerous"
vet-
Latin: VETUS, VETERIS, "old"
veteran
(n.) Someone very experienced in something; expert
17 terms
Latin and Greek Root Words Week 6
monarch
architect
patriarch
century
A government ruled by a king or queen
It's a person who designs buildings.
A man who rules a family, clan, or tribe.
100 years
monarch
A government ruled by a king or queen
architect
It's a person who designs buildings.
14 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words
photos
graph
tele
metron
light
to write or draw
far away, distant
measure
photos
light
graph
to write or draw
12 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words
ad
aqua/hydr
astr
aud
to, toward
water
star
hear,listen
ad
to, toward
aqua/hydr
water
13 terms
Latin & Greek Roots Unit 2 Book 2
POS, PON Latin: PONERE, POSITUM
STAN,STAT Latin: STARE, STATUS
THES, THET Greek THESIS, THETOS
Composure
"to place, to put"
"to stand, stand something up"
"placing", "having been placed"
Control over expression and action... syn: poise ant: agitation;…
POS, PON Latin: PONERE, POSITUM
"to place, to put"
STAN,STAT Latin: STARE, STATUS
"to stand, stand something up"
35 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words
tel-
micro-
cosm-
cardi-
far, distant, complete (telephone, television)
very small, short, minute (microscope, microchip)
universe (cosmos, microcosm)
heart (cardiac, cardiologist)
tel-
far, distant, complete (telephone, television)
micro-
very small, short, minute (microscope, microchip)
17 terms
Latin and Greek Roots: Unit 12
ter
terrorize
deter
horr
to frighten, to scare
to repeatedly frighten
to prevent; to discourage
to shudder, to be afraid
ter
to frighten, to scare
terrorize
to repeatedly frighten
20 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words
anthropos
derm
cogn
junct
man; human
skin
born with; knowing
join
anthropos
man; human
derm
skin
44 terms
Greek and Latin Root Words
photos
graph/y-
tel-
metron
light (photosynthesis, photograph, photometer)
write (biography, autograph,photograph)
far, distant, complete (telephone, television,telescope)
measure (meter, barometer,thermometer, diameter)
photos
light (photosynthesis, photograph, photometer)
graph/y-
write (biography, autograph,photograph)
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