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Latin Roots: Decoding Language for Literacy
  • Latin Roots A-Z
  1. ac-, acid, acri, acu-:sharp
  2. act-, ag-, agi-: do, move toward
  3. aero-: air
  4. agr-, agri-: field
  5. ali-, alter-: other
  6. ami-, amic-: friend
  7. amo-, amor-:love
  8. anim-: mind, life, spirit
  9. ann-: year
  10. aqua-, aqui-: water
  11. aud-, audi-: hear
  1. ben-, bene-: well, favorable
  2. brevi-:short, brief
  1. cad-, cid-: fall
  2. cal-, calor-: hot
  3. can-, cant-: sing
  4. cand-: glowing
  5. capt-, capit-: head
  6. ced-, cede-, cess-: go
  7. ceive-, cept-: take, receive
  8. cert-, certi-: decide
  9. cit-: call, start
  10. civ-:  citizen
  11. claim-, clam-: call out
  12. clar-:  clear
  13. clo-, clu-: close, shut
  14. cogn-: knowledge
  15. corp-, corpor-: body
  16. cre-: make
  17. cred-: believe
  18. culp-: fault
  19. cur-, curr-, curs-: run, happening
  1. dict-: tell, say, word
  2. doc-, doct-teach
  3. duct-: lead, pull
  1. ept-: suitable
  2. equi-: the same; equal
  3. err-: stray
  1. fac-, fact-: make, do
  2. fer-: carry
  3. ferv-: boil
  4. fid-, fis-: trust
  5. flect-, flex-: bend
  6. funct-, fung-:  perform, do
  1. grat-: pleasing
  2. grav-: heavy
  3. greg-: crowded
  4. gress-: step, go
  1. hab-, habit-: have
  2. her-, hes-: stick
  3. herb-: grass
  4. hum-: ground
  1. imag-: likeness
  2. init-:beginning
  3. insul-:  island
  1. jact-, ject-: throw, cast
  2. jour-: day
  3. jud-, jus-, jur-: judge
  4. junct-: joint
  5. juven-: young
  1. labor-: work
  2. laps-, lab-:slide
  3. lect-, leg-: choose, gather
  4. liber-: free
  5. lig-: bind
  6. liter-: letter
  7. loc-, loco-: place
  8. luc-, lum-, lun-: light
  1. magn-, magni-:  large
  2. man-, manu-: hand
  3. mar-: sea
  4. matr-, matri-, mater-: mother
  5. mem-, memor-: remember
  6. migr-: move
  7. min-: small
  8. miss-, mitt-: send
  9. mob-, move-, mot-: move
  10. mort-: death
  11. mut-:  change
  1. nasc-, nat-: born
  2. neg-: not
  3. nov-: new
  4. numer-: number
  5. nutri-: nourish
  1. offic-: duty
  2. omni-: all
  3. oper-: work
  4. ord-, ordin-: order
  1. palp-: feel
  2. par-, para-: beside, near
  3. ped-: foot
  4. pel-, pulse-: urge, push
  5. pend-, pens-: hang, weigh
  6. plac-: calm
  7. plaud-, plaus-: clap
  8. ple-, plet-: fill
  9. plen-: full
  10. port- carry
  11. post-, posit-: put
  12. pot-, potent-: power
  13. pugn-: fight
  1. quest-, quer-, quisit-, quesit-: seek, ask
  1. ram-: branch
  2. rect-, reg-: straight
  3. rot-: wheel
  4. rump-, rupt-: break
  1. sanct-: holy
  2. sang-, sanguin-:blood
  3. sci-: know
  4. script-, scrib-: write
  5. sed-, sess-: sit
  6. sen-: old
  7. sens-, senti-: feel, aware
  8. sequ-, secu-: follow
  9. serv-: serve, save
  10. sign-: mark
  11. simul-, simil-: alike
  12. sol-, soli-, solus-: alone
  13. solut, solv-: set free
  14. son-: sound
  15. sper-: hope
  16. spir-: breathe
  17. spond-, spons-: promise, answer
  18. st-, stat-: stand
  19. struct-: build
  20. super-: over, above
  1. tact-, tang-, ting-: touch
  2. temp-, tempor-: time
  3. terr-: earth, land
  4. tract-: drag, draw
  5. trud, trus-: thrust
  6. turb-, turbo-: disturb
  1. urb-: city
  1. vac-: empty
  2. vag-: wander
  3. var-: difference
  4. ven-vent-: come, go
  5. ver-: truth
  6. vers-, vert-: turn
  7. vict-: conquer
  8. vis-: sight
  9. vit-: life
  10. viv-: live
  11. voc-: voice
  12. vol-: wish, will
  13. volv-, volut-: roll
  14. vor-, vorac-: eating