answersLogoWhite
Latin to English
English to Latin
Prefixes Suffixes and Root Words

What are the Latin root words that mean 'root'?

363738

Top Answer
User Avatar
Wiki User
Answered
2010-05-31 03:12:10
2010-05-31 03:12:10

The Latin word for "root" is radix, which is the source of such English words as radical, eradicate ("to root out") and radish.

001
๐Ÿฆƒ
0
๐Ÿคจ
0
๐Ÿ˜ฎ
0
๐Ÿ˜‚
0

Related Questions


Sequ or Sekw are Latin root words that mean "to follow".


Do you mean what words are made up from this root? cardiac, cardiology, cardiogram Or do you mean - what does this root mean? heart Hopes this helps.


A latin root word is a simple part of a word that is used many times in several different words. These are the base of the words you see. These root words also come from the Latin language.


The root words tempor and tempo both mean time in Latin.


The Latin root "acu" infers sharpness. It is derived from the latin word "acuare," which means "the sharpen." English words with this Latin root include acute and accurate.


It is a Latin root that means horse, but many words with 'equ' have nothing to do with horses...


What does the Latin root trib mean?means: tribe


The Latin root 'pass, pand, and pans' means 'to spread, to extend.' Words: encompass, compass, passage, surpass.'


These '''ROOT'''-WORDS are '''GRAV''', GRAVI & GRAVITO meaning HEAVY & WEIGHTY. It comes from the '''Latin''' gravis which means HEAVY


The root "radic-" is from Latin radix, meaning "root".


The latin root "fac- or fic-" all means "make/do." Some words containing this root are facile, factory, malefactor, manufacture, and artifact.


The Latin root tort means to twist. Some examples of words with TORT in them are tortuous, retort, torturous, tortoise, and contortionist.


The root "loco" comes from the Latin, locus, meaning "place". The words "locomotive" and "locomotion" contain this root.


The latin root meaning for cise is to cut


The Latin root vert means green.


The latin root vac means empty


the latin root mob means empty


the Latin root "spir" mean to breathe


It is Latin, meaning "side; rib". Examples of English words with this root are coast and accosted.


Some words built from the Latin root primus are: primary, primate, primarily.


The meaning of the Latin root "card" translates to heart. Modern words that employ this root are cardio, cardigan, and cardinal.


The root word junct means join. This root word is shown in many words like conjunction.


The Latin root VI means way: Road


The Latin root audi- means sound or to hear.


It is a Latin root that means "to cut". Words like Scissor, Incisor, and incision are all related to cutting



Copyright ยฉ 2020 Multiply Media, LLC. All Rights Reserved. The material on this site can not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with prior written permission of Multiply.