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Aden, adenos
gland
aer
air, gas
agogos
leading, promoting the flow, expelling
agra
a taking, catching, painful seizure
aisthesis
feeling, sensation, perception
aitia
cause
ake, akme
point, tip; highest point of
akousein
to hear
akros
at the end, summit, extremities
aktis, aktinos
ray, light rays for chemical effects
algos, algeos
pain
allos
other, different, external, foreign
amblys
dulled, blunt
amnion
the innermost membrane enclosing the fetus
Amoibe
change
amygdale
almond, tonsil
amylon
starch
aner, andros
a man, male ; stamen of the flower
Angeion
vessel, a case
Anthein
to blossom, to break out, erupt
anthropos
man, a human being
antron
cave, cavity, sinus
arachaios
ancient
arche
the beginning, orgin, primitive
argyros
silver
arteria
"windpipe", vessel, artery
arthron
joint, juncture of bones, sound in speech
askos
a leather bag, bladder
aster, astron
star
-aster
pertaining to structure or origin
astragalos
anklebone, ball of ankle joint
atlas, atlantos
the first neck vertebra
autos
self, by itself
auxein
to increase
axanein
to grow
ba- (be-)
to go , walk
basis
a walking, that on which one steps or stands, foundation, base
bakterion
a little staff, rod, bacteria
ballein
to throw, toss, put
bole, bolos
a throw
metabole
change
baros, bareos
weight, pressure
barys
heavy
bathys
deep, inner
bios
life
biosis
a living, way of living
blastos
bud, shoot, sprout, embryonic cell
blepein
to see
blepharon
eyelid
boule
will, wish
brachion
arm, upper arm
brachys
short
bradys
slow
branchia
gills
bronchos
windpipe
bryein
to be full, swell
chaite
hair
chasma, chasmatos
cleft, opening
chasis
seperation, division
cheilos
lip
cheir, cheiros
hand
chiasma, chiastos
crossed, decussation
chloros
green, yellow
chole
bile, gall
chondros
granule, cartilage
chorde
gut-string, sinew, cord
choreia
dancing
chorion
skin
chroa, chroma, chromatos
surface of the body, skin; colour of the skin; colour
chronos
time
chrysos
gold; yellow
chy-; cheein
to pour
chymos; chylos
something poured, fluid
choane
funnel
dakryon
tear
daktylos
finger, toe
deein
to tie
desmos
band, bond, ligament
delta
a greek letter, of triangular shape
demos
country, land; people of a country
dendron
tree, branced structure
derma, dermatos
that stripped off; skin, hide
diaita
life, way of living
didymos
twofold, twin
-didymus
twin
diktyon
net
dipsa
thirt
diskos
disc
dolichos
long
dosis
a giving, dose
doteos
to be given
dromos
a running, course
dynamis
power, active force
echein (Sch-, Isch-)
to have, hold; hold fast, keep back, suppress
eidos, eideos (ID- to see)
that seen, form, shape
-iod
like, in shape of
idea
appearance, mental impression, thought
elektron
amber, electricity
elytron
cover, sheath, the vagina
emeein
to vomit
emetos
vomiting
enteron
the within, the intestine
Ergon, ergasia
work, functioning
Eros, erotos
love, lust
eyrthros
red
ethmos
sieve, strainer
ethnos, ethneos
race, nation
eurys
wide, broad
gala, galaktos
milk
gamos
marriage
gametes, gamate,
husband, wife
ganglion
a mass of nerve cells, a small hard cyst or swellingq
gaster, gastros
belly, stomach, the bulging fleshy part of a muscle
ge
earth
Gen
to become, be produced, be born
genesis
being produced, coming to being, origination
genos, geneos
breed, race, kind
genea
stock, decent
genys
jaw, cheek
geneion
chin
geron, gerontos
old man, old person
gera, geraos
old age
geusis
taste
glaukos
gleaming; sea-green, gray
glia
glue
glossa, glotta
tongue
glykys, glykeros
sweet, sugar
gnathos
jaw
gnonai
to know, judge
gnosis
a knowing, knowledge
gone
generations, seman, seed; offspring
gonia
corner, angle
gony, gonatos
knee, joint
graphein
to draw, write, inscribe
gramma, grammatos
something drawn or written, mark, record
gymnos
naked
gyne, gynaikos
woman
gyros
cirlce, ring, turn
haima, haimatos
blood
hairein
to take, grasp
kathairesis
destruction
hals, halos
salt
haptein
to fasten, fasten upon, attach; to grasp, seize, touch
(H)apsis
joining juncture
haphe
the sense of touch
hed-; hid- (his-,hiz-)
to sit, to cause to sit, to place
hedra
sitting place, anus, base, side
helios
sun
helix, helikos
something spiral shaped, a coil, a snail
helkos
sore, ulcer
helmins, helminthos
worm
helos
nail, nailshaped, callus, corn
hemera
day
henai
to send going, send, let go
enema, enematos
a sending in
paresis
a letting go; paralysis
katheter
the sent or let down; a tube for passage of fluids
hepar, hepatos
liver
herpes, herpetos
a creeping; spreading blisters
herpeton
a creeping animal, especially snake or reptile
heteros
other, different form
hidros, hidrotos
sweat PERSPIRATION
histos; histion
tissue, web
hodos
road, way, path
holos
whole, entire, all
homalos
even. level, flat
homos, homoios
like, the same as, equal
hormon, hormonos
setting in motion, arousing exciting
hyalos
glass
hydor, hydratos
water, fluid
hydrops, hydropos
dropsy
hygieia
health, soundness of mind or body
hygros
wet, moist, fluid
hyle
wood, matter
hymen, hymenos
skin, membrane of vagina
hyoeides
like the upsilon, U shaped, bone at base of tounge
hypnos
sleep
agrypnos
sleep;ess. wakeful
hypsi
on high, aloft
hypsos, hypseos
height
hystera
womb, uterus
Iaesthai
to heal
iatros
one who heals, physician
iatreia
healing, treatment
ichthys
fish
idios
own's own, peculiar
ikteros
jaundice
iris, iridos
rainbow
is, inos
strength, muscle, fiber, tissue
ischion
hip-joint
isos
equal
isthmos
a narrow neck or passage
kainos
new
kainotes
newness, NOVELTY
kakos
bad, disordered, abnormal
kal(l)os
beautiful
kaylx, kalykos
covering, shell, circle of sepals of a flower
Kamptos, kampylos
bent
kardia
heart
karkinos
crab. cancer
keras, keratos
horn, horny tissue, cornea
kineein
to move
kirrhos
tawny, orange, yellow
klaein
to break, destroy
klados, klasma, klasmatos, klon
that which is broken off, a piece, branch or twig and sprout
kleiein
to sheathe, close
kleistos
close
kleis, kleidos
a means of closing, a bar, a key the clavicle
kletoris
the clitoris
klinein
to bend, turn . slope; make recline, lean, lie down

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