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Greek & Latin Roots

archos chief, principal, primative
amphi both
e-, ex- out of, beyond, from ,former
circum around, about
kyklos ring, circle, wheel
peri around
schole leisure, free-time
pais paidos child
anthropos man, mankind
theos god, gods
homo hominus man, human being
deus god
divinus god-like
femina woman
vir man, masculine
infans infantis inability to speak
arcus bow, arc
naus (G) ship, boat
navis (L) ship, boat
ordo ordinis row, array, command
gradus step, degree
duco ductum draw, attract, lead
ago actum do, act, perform
pendo pensum hang, weigh
ludo lusus play, mock
specto spectatum look at, see
solus (L) alone
rideo risum laugh, make fun of
monos (G) alone, solitary
laboro laboratum (L) work
barbaros foreign
holos whole, entire, complete
durus hard to the touch, strong, difficult
ergon work
orthos straight, correct
dokein think, have an opinion
doc to teach
bellum war
seculum age, century
elektron amber
Created by: A Gausman



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