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Glossary of Latin Roots GRE

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A, AN
Not, Without

amoral, anarchy, anomalous, anonymous, aseptic, asexual, atheism, atrophy, averse
Auto, Aut
Self

Autobiography, autocracy, autograph, automation, autonomous, autopsy, austism
Bel, BEll
Beautiful

belle, embellish
Bell, Belli
War

antebellum, bellicose, belligerent, rebellion
Ben, Ben
Well, Good

benediction, benefactor, benevolent, benign
Bi, Bin
Two

bicameral, bicycle, bifocals, bifurcate, bilateral, binoculars, binomial, biped
Bon, Boun
Good, Generous

bonus, bountiful, bounty, debonair
Bre, Brid
Short, Small

abbreviate, abridge, brevet, breviary, brevilogquent, brief
Burs
purse, money

bursar, bursary, disburese, reimburse
carn
flesh

carnage, carnal, carnival, carnivourous, charnel, incarnate
Caust, Caut
Burn

caustic, cauterize, cautery, encaustic, holocaust
Ced, Cess
Yield, Go

abscess, accede, accesss, accessory, ancestor, antecedent, cession, concede, exceed, excess, intercede, precede, proceed, recede, recess, recession, secede, succeed
Celler
Speed

accelerate, celerity, decelerate
Cent
hundred, hundredth

cent, centennial, vicentennial, centigreade, centigram, centiliter, centimeter, centipede, century, percent
Chrom
color

chromatic, chrome, chromosome, monochromatic
Chron
Time

anarchonism, chronic, chronicle, chrololigcal, chronometer, synchronize
Cercum
Around

circumference, circumlocation, circumnavigate, circumspect, circumstance
Co, Com, Con
With, together

coeducation, coefficient, coincide, communicate, communist, compare, concert, concubine, conflict, cooperate, correspond
Contra, Contro, Counter
Against

contradict, contrary, controversy, counter, counteract, counterattack, counterfeit, countermand, counterpart, counterpoint, encounter
Cord, Card
Heart

accord, cardiac, cardiography, cardiology, concord, cordial, discord, record
Corps, Cors
Body

corporate, corps, corpse, corpulent, corpus, corpuscle, corste, incorporation
Cosm
order, universe, world

cosmetic, cosmic, cosmology, cosmonaut, cosmopolitan, cosmos, mircrocosm
cred
trust, believe

accredit, credentials, credible, credit, creditable, credo, credulity, creed, incredible, incredulous
crypt
hide

crypt, cryptic, cryptography, apocryphal
culp
fault, blame

culpable, culprit, inculpate, exculpate
cumb, cub
lie down

concubine, cubicle, incubate, incumbent, recumbent, succubs, succumb
Cyn, Can
Dog

canine, cynic
De
Down, Out, Away From, Apart

dehydrate, deject, depend, depress, deport, descence, describe, devalue
Dele
Erase

Dele, Delete, indelible
Dext
Right Hand, Right Side

Abideextrous, dexterity, dexterous
Di
Day

Dial, diary, dismal, diurnal, meridian, quotidian
Dia
Through, Across

diadem, diagnosis, diagnoal, diagram, dialect, dialogue, diameter, diaphanous, diaphragm, diarrhea, diatribe

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