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Greek RtsEMS1st Sem

Greek Roots EMS 1st Semester 1-80

juven young ex: juvenile, rejuvenate
later side, broad ex: lateral, latitude
leg law ex: lega, legislature
lic, licit permit ex: license, illicit
lit, liter letters ex: literature, alliteration
magn great ex: maginify, magnificent
man hand ex. manual, manicure
mand command ex: mandate, mandatory
mania madness ex: maniac, pyrmania
nat to be born, to spring forth ex: nature, native
neur nerve ex: neutral, neurotic
nom law, order ex: autonomy , economy
nomen, nomin name ex: nominate, nomenclature
omni all, every ex: omnipotent, omnivorous
onym name ex: pseudonym, anonymous
oper to work ex: operate, cooperate
ortho correct, straight ex: orthodontist, orthopedic
pac peace ex: pacifist, Pacific ocean
pan all ex: panacea, pantheon
pater, part father ex: patriarch, patriot
path, pathy feeling, suffering ex: sympathy,
que, qui ask, seek ex: question, inquire
reg, recti straighten ex: correct, direct
ri, ridi laughter ex: ridicule, ridiculous
rog, roga ask ex: prerogative, interrogate
rupt break ex. rupture, erupt
sacr, secr sacred ex: sacred, consecrate
salv, salu safe, healthy ex: salvation, salute
sangui blood ex: sanquine, sanquinity
sat, satis enough ex: satisfy, saturate
tact, tang, tag touch ex: contact, contagious
tele far ex: telephone, telescope
tempo time ex: tempo, contemportary
ten, tin, tain hold ex: contain, dention
uni one ex: unicorn, university
vac empty ex: vacation, vacuum
val strength, worth ex: valor, equivalent
ven, vent come ex: convent, convene
vert, vers turn ex: reverse, introvert
zo animal ex: zoology, zodiac
acer, acid, acri bitter, sour ex. acerbic, acidity
acu sharp ex: acute, acupuncture
ag, agi, ig do, move, go ex: agenda, agitate
ali, alter other ex: alias, altenative
altus high, deep ex: altimeter, altitude
belli war ex: rebellion, bellicose
bio life ex: biology, biography
bibl book ex: bible, bibliography
breve short ex; abbreviate, brief
calor heat ex: calorie, caloric
cap, cept take ex: capture, accept
capit, capt head ex: capital, captain
carn flesh ex: carnivore, reincarnate
caus, caut burn, heat ex: cauterize, cauldron
deca ten ex: decimal, decathalon
dem people ex: demography, democracy
dent, dont tooth ex: dental orthodontist
derm skin ex: dermatology, tacidermy
dic, dict say, speak ex: dictionary, verdict
end, endo within ex: endoral, endoskeleton
equi equal ex: equinox, equilibrium
erg work ex: energy, allergy
fac, fact, fic do, make ex: factory, amplification
fall, fals deceive ex: fallacy falsify
fer bear, carry ex: ferry, fertile
fid, feder faith, trust ex: fidelity, confederacy
fila, fili thread ex: filament, filter
gam marriage ex: monogamy. polygamy
gastro stomach ex: gastric, gastronomic
gen birth, race, produce Ex: genesis, genetics
geo earth ex: geometry, geology
hab, habit have, live ex: habitat, habitual
helio sun ex: heliograph, heliotrope
hema, hemo blood ex: hemorrhage, hemophilia
here, hes stick ex: adhere, cohesion
ignis fire ex: ignite, igneous
ject throw ex: reject, inject
join, junct join ex: junction, conjunction
jud, judi judge, lawyer ex: prejudice, judicial
jur, jus law ex: justice, juror
Created by: kabellr



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