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Stems List #1-16

Word Within the Word Stems List 1-16

ante before
anti against
bi two
circum around
com together
con together
de down, away, from
dis away
equi equal
extra beyond
inter between
intra within
intro into
mal bad
mis bad
non not
post after
pre before
semi half
sub under
super over
syn together
sym together
tri three
un not
archy government
ard always
cide kill
ician specialist
itis inflamation
aqua water
audi hear
bell war
cap take
cise cut
bio life
auto self
port carry
scrib write
logy science/study
dict say
cred believe
cent 100
neo new
ad to
cede go
miss send
centri center
biblio book
anthropo man
per through, away
homo same
apo, ap away, up, off
spec look
duct lead
fer carry
pend hang
micro small
hydro water
photo light
pan all
penta 5
tele far
vid look
omni all
ex out
poly many
re again
hypo under
pseudo false
neuro nerve
tomy cut
hema blood
proto first
phon sound
mono one
viv life
anti against, prevent, opposite, reverse, hostile to, counteract, rivaling
morph shape
vest clothes
bene good
pond weight
corp body
dorm sleep
pater father
nov new
punct point
ject throw
tion act or state
loco place
dox opinion
amphi both
magn great
eu good
endo within
phobia fear
ortho straight
put think
ver trrue
matri mother
pop people
sangui blood
mega large
dia across, through, throughout, apart, between
vita life
demo people
stereo solid
ism doctrine
cogn know
sure over
alter other
astr star
dyna power
chron time
hyper over
luna moon
octa eight
gyro turn
contra against
geo earth
helio sun
thermo heat
tetra 4
meter measure
scope look
son sound
dec ten
stell star
amat love
ob, oc, op, o against, upon, toward, opposed to, before, over, completely, oppositely
germ vital or related
greg group
mar sea
prim first
pyro fire
clam cry out
plu more
tang touch
string bind
liber free
junct join
clud close
se apart
trib pay
dign worthy
Luc light
rupt break
grat pleasing
medi middle
soph wisdom
curr run
tempor time
migr wander
trans across
gamy marriage
ad, ac, af, an, al, ar, ag to, toward, addition to, nearness to
numer number
fort strong
osteo bone
ornith bird
polis city
fus pour
ego I
spir breathe
dia across
acr sharp
acro high
culp blame
derm skin
zo animal
per through
pac peace
brev short
necro death
urb city
pugn fight
ecto outer
plasto molded
agog leader
cle small
il not
re again, back, anew
sed sit
leg read
anim mind
tort twist
nym name
sanct holy
meta change
petr rock
mir wonder
man hand
rect right
volv roll
demi half
retro backward
sens feel
fy make
ocul eye
cur care for
ultra beyond
oid appearance
gest carry
apt fit
tact touch
voc voice
rid laugh
pro forward, before, for
path feeling
a not
nomy law
fid faith
caco bad
hetero different
sci know
graph write
lat side
lith rock
tract pull
in in, not
co together
phile love
ine nature of
-ar relating to
hexa six
fract break
platy flat
theo god
ifn end
hedron sided object
ambul walk
ous full of
topo place
sub, suc, suf, sug, sum, sup, sur, sus under, beneath, below, lower, somewhat, inferior
ped foot, child
mort death
carn flesh
psych soul
ethno race, culture
gen origin
nat born
paleo old
curs run
crypt hidden
cad full
capit head
loqu talk
sacro holy
uni one
ness quality
alt high
ics art
iso equal
vert turn
ate cause
cor heart
ess female
muta change
fug flee
trans, tra across, over, through, beyond, on the other side
-i plural of -us
jus law
lum light
ann year
apo away, up
sen old
sol alone
bas low
rogat ask
parl speak
potent power
surg rise
log word, reason
gram writing
cant sing
reg rule
pro forward
gyn woman
ag to do
act to do
mob move
sess sit
fic make
nounce tell
andro man
super, supra over, above, higher, on top of, greater, surpassing
an- without
ab away
mel song
aden gland
aer air
alb white
ase enzyme
epi on
hum earth
-be life
bon good
struct build
chlor green
cyan blue
cyt cell
diplo double
dys bad
eco house
emia blood
enter intestine
erythro red
idio peculiar
exo out
im not
fil thread
com, con, col, cor, co together, with, (intensifier of following stem)
chrome color
form shape
sequ follow
gly sweet
hemo blood
ultima last
infra beneath
leuko white
lys break down
meso middle
milli thousandth
mem remember
gress step
labor work
myo muscle
vac empty
oligo few, small
ose sugar
osis condition
tude state of
patho disease
phag eat
phor carry
phyt plant
phyll leaf
dis, di, dif away, apart, not, cease, opposite of, lack of, fail
pleo more
pod foot
soror sister
-a plural
val worth
para beside, near
dom rule
erg work
rhiz root
sapro rotten
schizo divide
hippo horse
som body
spor seed
sta stop
rhodo rose
taxis arrangement
vol will
frat brother
trich hair
troph nourishment
tox poison
sect cut
zygo yoke
zym ferment
ex, exo, ef, e, ec, es out, beyond, without, upward, forth, thoroughly
tropo turn
gastro stomach
arthro joint
ventri belly
dors back
macro large
dextro right or clockwise
brachy short
brachio gills
kin motion
phylo kind
blasto embryo
dactyl finger
phos light
gon angle
lite mineral or fossil
vore eating
holo whole
haplo single or simple
opia sight
lent full of
ef out
ium an element
dicho in two parts
in, il, ir, im in, into, with, on, toward-- not, without, no
Anglo English
ist one who
saur lizard
pithe ape
calli beautiful
austo south
cephalo head
chiro hand
caust burn
terr land
cata down
jur swear
flu flow
here stick
pos put
mund world
cracy government
mania madness
ize make
antho flower
algia pain
somn sleep
quadr foour
err wander
sine without
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