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Glossary of Vocabulary From Classical Roots A Unit 8

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primus (latin)
first
premier
"adj" first in time or importance
"noun" a prime minister or head of state
primate
1. an archbishop or bishop who ranks highest amount others

2. a member of the order of animals that includes monkeys, apes and humans
prime
"noun" first in rank, excellence, quality, importance or time

"adj" chief; most important

"tr. v. " to prepare something or someone for use or action
primeval
belonging to the first ages; ancient
primordial
primeval; original; fundamental
post (latin)
after
posterior
situated behind or at the back
posterity
1.future generations

2. a person's decendants
posthumous
occuring or continuing after death , especially a work published after the author's death or a child born after the father's death

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