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Prefixes & Suffixes3

Prefixes and Suffixes A-Z

a,an (prefix) WITHOUT
ab (prefix) away from
ad (prefix) toward
algia (prefix or mostly suffix) pain
ante (prefix or suffix) before;wall part
anti (prefix) against
bi (prefix) two,double
brady (prefix or suffix) slow
circum (prefix) around
co,con (prefix or suffix) together
de (prefix or suffix) down or away from
desis (prefix or mostly suffix) binding,fixation of
dia (prefix or suffix) through
dys (prefix) difficult,abnormal
ecto (prefix) outside
ectomy (prefix or mostly suffix) excision
endo (prefix) within
epi (prefix) outer,on top of,over
exo (prefix) away from
extra (prefix or suffix) outside,beyond
ferro (prefix) iron
fore (prefix or suffix) before
form (prefix or suffix) form,shape of
graphy (prefix or suffix) writing,record
hemi (prefix) half
hydra,hydro (prefix) water
hyper (prefix) above
hypo (prefix) below
iasis (suffix) condition of
iatric (suffix) medicine
ic (suffix) pertaining to
inter (prefix) between
intra (prefix) within
isis,asis (suffix) condition of
itis (suffix) inflammation of
juxta (prefix) near
kinesis (prefix or suffix) movement
kypho (prefix) humped
logia,logy (suffix) science of
lysis (suffix) disintegration
macro (prefix) large,long
malacia (prefix or suffix) softening
med,medi,medio (prefix or suffix) middle
mega,megaly (prefix or suffix) enlargement
micro (prefix) small
mono (prefix) single,one
multi (prefix) many
neo (prefix) new
ob (prefix) against
oid (suffix) like,shape,resemble
oligo (prefix or suffix) few
ology (suffix) study of
oma (suffix) tumor
osis (suffix) condition
otomy (suffix) incision
Created by: peppiniello55