Word and Phrase Origins

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What words have the root Luna in them?

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lunacy - insanity lunambulism - sleep walking or walking by moonlight Lunaria - small genus of European herbs: honesty lunarian - selenographer: inhabitant of the moon Lunary - pertaining to the moon lu·nate - shaped like a crescent lunatic - one suffering from lunacy lu·na·tion - The time that elapses between successive new moons, averaging 29 days, 12 hours, 44 minutes; a lunar month.

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