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It means very small. It is used also (in Greek) for small persons.
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Technology comes from the Greek word technos which means what?

Answer . Technology comes from the combination of the two words techni which means art and Logos which means talking. Answer . Techne-Art,Craft and Logia-Study,Theory Answer . First of all I am Greek. . The word Techno- comes from the Greek word Techne which means "art". Also -logy means to talk about something. . 1) On March 16, 2008 at 6:23 pm Robbt1959 [0] said: . ology means the "study of" logos is refering to a symbol or in modern terms a LOGO , in the new testament of the bilble "the sign of the cross" was the word logos in the original text ; the word study expert that I knew is dead; so if the logos is talking it is in referance to a symbol , not chit chating the original way to say it is low gos (short o) . Okay, so let's sum this all up- all of you are saying "tech" so choose what you like- techni techne or techno, which created the word techne. Back to the question: What does technos mean? I'm saying it mean art.

What words have the Greek prefix hydro in them?

Many science terms contain the word hydro as a prefix due to nomenclature in both the bianary and the trianary as well as acitic forms.. ex. hydrochloric acid, hydrocodine, hydrolosis Hydropower

What does the SI prefix 'nano' mean?

The prefix nano - is equal to 10 -9 and is represented by the Greek letter nu , which looks like a lower-case v . But when writing it on tests and papers, just use a lower-case n, so nanoseconds, for example, is abbreviated nsec or ns. It basically means "one billionth." So a nanosecond is one billionth of a second.

How does a prefix change the meaning of a word?

is added to the beginning of the base word and changes the base words meaning

The word atom comes from the Greek word that means?

It comes from ἄτομος (atomos) It means 'indivisible' or 'uncuttable'. Basically, it means something which cannot be divided any smaller.

Does a prefix come before or after a word?

A prefix comes before a word. When you see the letters "pre-" it usually means "before." When you see the letters "post-" it usually means "after."

What does the prefix word bi mean?

Bi means two. It means "divided in two" or "having two parts", such as bicycle, biped, bifurcation, bivalve and bisect.

Greek fractional prefix meaning one one-thousandth?

one one-thousandth is a really big number * * * * * That is an incorrect answer to some other question. The prefix for a thousandth is milli.

The name Amphibians comes from the Greek word which means what?

From αμφι- (amfi-) meaning both and the root bios (Greek : βίος) meaning life. Something that lives in both (conditions, like water and land).

What does prefix nano- mean?

really small. Divided into a billion parts. A nanometer is one billionth of a meter. A nanosecond is one billionth of a second. A nanocraig would be one billionth of some guy named Craig.Ex. if you have 650 nm it would be equivalent to 650 x10^-9 m

The word atom comes from a Greek work that means unable to be what?

divided . EN The word "atom" comes from the two Greek affixes, a-tom; "a" is the privative affix meaning deprivation; "tom" comes from the Greek "temno" (τέμνω) meaning "slit", "slash", "cut". Therefore, atom means the "non-slit" (further). Another example for the affix "tom" is the Greek word "tomos" (τόμος) which also comes from the aforementioned affix "tom" and means "volume" (of a book) exactly because the volume of a book is slit in its pages. GR Η λέξη προέρχεται από τα δύο Ελληνικά προσφύματα, α-τομο· "α" είναι το στερητικό πρόσφυμα που σημαίνει στέρηση· "τομο" προέρχεται από το Ελληνικό "τέμνω" που σημαίνει "σχίζω", "κόβω", "διαιρώ". Επομένως, άτομο σημαίνει το "μη-τεμνόμενο" (άλλο, περισσότερο). Ένα άλλο παράδειγμα για το πρόσφυμα "τομο" είναι η Ελληνική λέξη "τόμος" που επίσης προέρχεται από το προαναφερθέν πρόσφυμα "τομο" και σημαίνει "τόμος" (βιβλίου) ακριβώς επειδή ο τόμος ενός βιβλίου έχει στις σχισμές τών σελίδων του. .

What is the greek meaning of the word come?

The verb come doesn't have a Greek origin (Germanic) so it doesnt hane any meaning in Greek. Answer: Unless you mean κόμη [ co mee] which is hair > comet ( cometes =having long hair) Otherwise κώμη [ co mee] is a small village > κωμός [co mo s] = village festival/carousal > κωμωδία = comedy (happy song for the festival)

Words that come from the prefix sol?

Many English words have the prefix sol- .. The prefix sol- may come from any one of a number of different Latin roots, depending on the actual meaning of the English word. . Common Latin roots: sol- . sol- as in solid, solder (to make solid), soldier: Latin solidus , set hard, firm, solid, a Roman gold coin (the pay of a soldier) . sol- as in solstice, solar, solarium: Latin sol , the Roman name for the sun . sol- as in solo, sole, solitary, solitaire, soliloquy: Latin solus meaning single, alone, one without another . solv-, solu- . solv-, solu- as in solve, solution, soluble, solvent: Latin solvo meaning to melt, loosen, dissolve, untie, set free . Other words: sol- is also the initial part of a number of other English words. In the following examples, the entire word is derived from a similar Latin word. . sol- as in solemn: solemnis, soleo, to be accustomed, to continue as we have always done, formal, ceremonial, traditional . sol- as in solace: solatium , solari , solor , to console, comfort, soothe . For more information, see Related links below.

What is a Greek prefix meaning earthquake?

seismo -, seism -, - seism , - seisms , - seisma , - seismically , - seismical , - seismal , & - seismic

What is the meaning of Ecology comes from two Greek words?

ECOLOGY comes from two greek words meaning home study , because eco means home and logy means study .

What does the Greek prefix auto mean?

Auto- (and the modern Greek word autos ) derives from the term aut meaning: . self; same: autogamy. . automatic: autopilot.

What does the greek prefix ap mean?

It means nearness too or away from. There are alot of different answers but these two are the closest.

The name amphibians come from the Greek word which means what?

αμφί (amfi) (it means some on the one side, some on the other) + βιος [vios] [means life]

What does the prefix mia means in greek?

The greek word "mia" doesn't exist as a prefix. But it exists as a numeral. It means "one" for the feminine gender.

Where does the prefixes milli mega micro nano centi and kilo come from?

Mega = 1,000,000 units kilo = 1,000 units centi = 1/100 unit milli = 1/1,000 unit micro= 1/1,000,000 unit nano = 1/1,000,000,000 unit

What does prefix epi' mean in greek?

The prefix epi' in greek means up, on, to, in addition to, against, in or over.

What is the prefix that means come between?

The prefix inter means between or among a group - see example below: . intercept - to stop someone or something that is going from one place to another and prevent them from getting there

Biology comes from what two greek words meaning?

βιολογία/Biology comes from the Greek words "Bios" meaning 'Life' and "Ologia/Ology" meaning 'The study of'.

The Greek prefix ap- means sun?

No, the Greek prefix "ap-" does not actually mean "sun." This Greekprefix's actual meaning is "away from" or "detached."

The name philadephia comes from greek words meaning?

The name Philadelphia is two words in one. 'Phila' meaning 'Love' and 'Adelphia' meaning 'Brothers'. That is why Philadelphia, PA is coined the city of "Brotherly Love".

Meaning of prefix word il?

il means not allowed, like when things are illegal they are not allowed meaning YOU CANT DO IT

The word aesthetic comes from the greek and means?

English gets the word aesthetic from Greek language. It means tohave an appreciation for beauty" or "the founding principles ofart".

What rock name comes from a greek word meaning to split?

Schistolith. The prefix "Schisto-" comes from the Greek word (noun) ΣΧΙΣΙΣ ( ΣΧΑΣΙΣ or ΣΧΕΣΙΣ, too ), the verb being ΣΧΙΖΕΙΝ (pronounced: sheizin, sounding almost like: seizing) The root-word ΣΧΙΣΙΣ is present in the English words "Decision" ( = De + (s)cis(s)-ion ), "Precision" ( = Pre + (s)cis(s)-ion ), "Incision" ( = In + (s)cis(s)-ion ) (e.g. Co-in-cid-ence) -and, even- "Season" ( = Sciss-ion ) = product of splitting (of the year). The suffix "-lith" (ΛΙΘΟΣ) stands for: stone, rock. ANSWER: Schist. (As in Mica Schist)

Which word comes from the Greek word meaning to dissect?

The word ανατομία (anatomia). It is pronounced Anne-at-ohm-ee-ah and it means, of course, anatomy or dissection.

The word cathedral comes from a greek word what does that word mean?

The word "cathedral" comes from a Latin word cathedra which means "chair or throne". The cathedral is the building which houses the chair or throne on which a bishop or other prelate in the Roman Catholic church presides. In Catholic teaching, a papal statement which is made " ex cathedra " or from the throne is considered infallible, according to the Council of Trent.

The word atom comes from a Greek word meaning what?

άτομο (atomo) something that cannot be cut to smaller parts, that cannot be dissected α- : non -τομη : dissection , a cut

What element has a name that comes from greek word meaning stone?

the greek word for stone is πέτρα (petra). The root word is petro- like in the word petroleum : the oil from the stone,from earth (the crude oil). No element (periodic table) has the word petro-.

What is the meaning and prefix of the word advocate?

ad- to, toward --- obviously u r doing same thing with me. and everybody knows It sucks

The word ethics comes from the greek word that means society?

The word Ethics comes from the Greek word (ETHIKA), meaning "custom character", as in how we normally treat or should treat one another. (not sure how to spell it in Greek.. I speak it fluently, but I'm not too great with spelling :P)

What does the latin or greek prefix 'mag' mean?

The Latin root mag - means "great, large". It underlies words such as: "magnitude" from Latin magnitudo "greatness, size" "magnify" from Latin magnificare "to make greater, to extol" "master" from Latin magister "the greater one, master" The Greek root mega - as in "megaphone" or "megabyte" is ultimately from the same source, Proto-Indo-European * meg- , "great".

What does the prefix word non mean?

No/not /not having/ It makes a word negative, or opposite in meaning e.g. non-proliferation, non-negotiable, non-commital, nonsense, nonentity.

Greek prefix ap- means sun?

Νο, "ap" comes from the Greek "απο", meaning from or away from. "Aphelion" is the point in a planet's orbit farthest from the sun. (See a Webster's Dictionary.)

The English word galaxy comes from a greek word what is the greek word and what does it mean?

It comes from the Greek word for milk, Γάλα. ANSWER: Galaxy comes from the Greek word, 'gala,' meaning 'milk'. Galaxymeans "milky," which is what the star clusters appear to look like.

A Greek prefix that means same?

Both ΟΜΟ- (con-), ΟΜΟΙΟ- (homo- / homeo- pronounced: omoio-) and ΗΜΙ- (semi-, demi-) can signify the same thing, though "ΗΜΙ-" (semi-) has the degrading meaning of "half-". Just think what "semisexual" could mean... A very good example for the right use of ΟΜΟΙΟ- is the word "homeopathetic" (ΟΜΟΙΟΠΑΘΗΤΙΚΟΣ, ΟΜΟΙΟΠΑΘΗΤΙΚΗ)

The nucleus comes from a Greek word that means unable to be what?

}Nucleus = Unable to be split. The original Greek word is ΑΤΟΜΟΝ ( = Α + ΤΕΜΝΕΙΝ (verb) ) standing for: Undissectible*, or: Indissectible* (In-dissectible). *I think both those words are not used in English. Nucleus = Non clust-able (non-clausable). Though "Nucleus" is in its Latin form, being a Latin word, the original Greek word would be: ΝΗΚΛΩΣΤΟΝ or ΝΗΚΛΑΥΣΤΟΝ or ΝΗΘΡΑΥΣΤΟΝ or ΝΑΘΡΑΥΣΤΟΝ*, standing for: Unable to be broken down, unable to be split, break-proof. * This word is used in modern Greek in a different form: ΑΘΡΑΥΣΤΟΝ, meaning: Break-proof.} Uhhhhh..... no. The term "nucleus" is neither of Greek origin, nor does it mean "undissectable". The information on the term "atom" given above is essentially correct - it *is* Greek, and *does* effectively mean "indivisible" ; where it errs is in the assumption that there exists any derivational relationship between it and "nucleus, (cf. above: "The original Greek word..."). No links, either in definition or etymology, exist between the two. Moreover, their meanings as scientific terms aren't equivalent, though a relationship there does indeed exist. In very broad and liberal associational strokes, "nucleus" is to "atom" as "engine" is to "car". "Nucleus" is, in fact, of direct Latin lineage. It is the diminutive form of the word "nux", which is Latin for "nut" or "kernel". When Ernest Rutherford's research on atomic structure produced evidence that refuted J.J. Thompson's "plum pudding" structural model, he named the dense inner core of the atom "nucleus" because his own supplanting structural model evoked a fruit/seed/nut with hard inner "pit" surrounded by an outer shell (i.e., the electrons). References to the above are cheerfully available on request. Anyway, that's the 411 on "nucleus"...in a nutshell. ;-)

Is the word ' aero ' a Greek metric prefix?

If I understand correctly you ask if it is a prefix that has to do with the metric system.No. It means air. Greek : αερο-

What does the name Philadelphia comes from Greek words meaning?

It comes from phila, meaning love, and delphia, meaning brother. So Philadelphia is brotherly love.

What does prefix di mean in greek and latin?

Greek: di- means two eg: dioxide di- means across/apart eg: diagonal Latin: di- means away eg: digress

What does the prefix word less mean?

A prefixes is a bound morpheme that occur before a word.A surfixes is a bound morpheme that occur at the end of a word while a root Words are words that can stand on their own and have meaning.

What does the prefix in the word implicate mean?

The prefix im - in this case means "in". im - along with its variant in - can also mean "not". The word implicate broken into its word parts means in -, "in" + - plic -, "fold" + - ate "cause to be" or literally "cause to be folded in". A way to remember the prefix im- and in- is this story. This guy is having a hard time with where he is or whether or not he's going to ante in a game of poker. He's saying "I'm in. I'm not in." Over and over.

What Greek word comes from two Greek words meaning people and rule?

δημοκρατία - (dēmokratía) " rule of the people ", which was coined from δῆμος (dêmos) " people " and κράτος (Kratos) "power".

What is the meaning of the prefix word deci?

Deci comes from the latin Decimus which means one tenth. A prefix of deci- would mean one tenth of whatever the word is. Deciliter is one-tenth of a liter. Decibel is one-tenth of a bel, and is a unit of measurement of power. Decimeter is one-tenth of a meter.

What does the prefix mean in the word unicellular?

The prefix uni- means one. Therefore when combined with cellular this adjective describes organisms which have only one cell.

Which word has the prefix meaning remove?

well i think it is take out or impossible i hope this help adios amigos

What does the prefix word Hypo mean?

hypo- meaning low, under, beneath, down, below normal. Hypothermia is being below the temperature you should be at. I hope this answers your question :)