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  1. A / An
    Not, without
  2. Ab
    Off, away from, apart, down
  3. able / ible
    Capable of, worthy of
  4. Ac / Acr
    Sharp, bitter, sour
  5. Act / Ag
    To do, to drive, to force, to lead
  6. Acou
    hearing
  7. Ad
    To, toward, near
  8. Al/ Ali/ Alter
    Other, another
  9. Am
    love
  10. Ambi / Amphi
    Both, on both, sides, around
  11. Ambl / Ambul
    To go, to walk
  12. Anim
    Of the life, mind, soul, breath
  13. Annui / Enni
    year
  14. Ant / ante
    before
  15. Anthro / Andr
    Man, human
  16. anti
    Against, opposite
  17. Apo
    away
  18. Aqua / Aque
    water
  19. Arch / Archi / Archy
    Chief, principal, ruler
  20. Ard
    To burn
  21. Auto
    self
  22. Be
    About, to make, to surround, to affect,
  23. Bel / Bell
    beautiful
  24. Bell
    war
  25. Ben / Bene
    good
  26. Bi / Bin
    two
  27. Bon / Boun
    Good, generous
  28. Brev / Brid
    Short, small
  29. Burs
    Purse, money
  30. Cad / cid
    To fall, to happen by chance
  31. Cant / cent / chant
    To sing
  32. Cap / cup / cept
    To take, to get
  33. Cap / capit / cipit
    head, headlong
  34. card / cord / cour
    heart, harmony
  35. carn
    flesh
  36. Cast / chast
    To cut
  37. Caus / caut
    To burn
  38. ced / ceed / cess
    To go, to yield, to stop
  39. celer
    speed
  40. cent
    hundred, hundredth
  41. centr
    center
  42. cern / cert / cret / crim / crit
    To separate, to judge, to distinguish, to decide
  43. chrom
    color
  44. chron
    time
  45. Circu / circum
    around
  46. cis
    To cut
  47. cla / clo / clu
    To shut, to close
  48. claim / clam
    To shout, to cry out
  49. cli
    To lean toward
  50. Co / col / com / con
    With, together
  51. Cogn / conn
    To know
  52. Contra / contro / counter
    against
  53. Corp / cors
    body
  54. cosm
    Order, universe, world
  55. cour / cur
    Running, a course
  56. cre / cresc / cret
    To grow
  57. dic / dict / dit
    To say, to tell, to use words
  58. dign
    worth
  59. Dog / dox
    opinion
  60. dol
    To suffer, to pain, to grieve
  61. Don / dot / dow
    To give
  62. dorm
    sleep
  63. dors
    back
  64. dub
    doubt
  65. duc / duct
    To lead
  66. dulc
    sweet
  67. dur
    hard, lasting
  68. dys
    Faulty, abnormal
  69. e / ex
    Out, out of, from, former, completely
  70. ego
    self
  71. em / en
    In, into
  72. epi
    upon
  73. equ
    Equal, even
  74. err
    To wander
  75. esce
    becoming
  76. eu
    Good, well
  77. extra
    Outside, beyond
  78. Fab / fam
    To speak
  79. fac / fic / fig / fait / feit / fy
    To do, to make
  80. fal
    To err, to deceive
  81. fatu
    foolish
  82. fer
    To bring, to carry, to bear
  83. ferv
    To boil, to bubble
  84. Fi / fid
    Faith / trust
  85. fin
    end
  86. Flagr / flam
    To burn
  87. flect / flex
    To bend / to turn
  88. Flu / flux
    To flow
  89. fore
    before
  90. fort
    Chance, strength
  91. Fra / frac / frag / fring
    To break
  92. fug
    to flee, to fly
  93. fulg
    To shine
  94. fum
    smoke
  95. fus
    to pour
  96. gen
    Birth, creation, race, kind
  97. gn / gno
    To know
  98. grad / gress
    To step
  99. Gram / graph
    To write, to draw
  100. grat
    pleasing
  101. greg
    flock
  102. hap
    By chance
  103. hemi
    half
  104. Her / hes
    To stick
  105. (H)etero
    Different, other
  106. hol
    whole
  107. (H)om
    same
  108. hum
    earth
  109. hyper
    Over, excessive
  110. hypo
    Under, beneath, less than
  111. icon
    Image, idol
  112. idio
    One's own
  113. In / im
    Not, without

    In, into
  114. inter
    Between, among
  115. intra
    Inside, within
  116. It / iter
    Way, journey
  117. ject
    To throw, to throw down
  118. joc
    joke
  119. Join / jug / junct
    To meet, to join
  120. jour
    day
  121. jud
    To judge
  122. jur
    Law, to swear
  123. juv
    young
  124. Lang / ling
    tongue
  125. laud
    Praise, honor
  126. lav / Lau / lu
    To wash
  127. Lax / leas / les
    loose
  128. lec / leg / lex
    To read, to speak
  129. Lect / leg
    To select, to choose
  130. lev
    To lift, to rise, light (weight)
  131. Li / lig
    To tie, to bind
  132. liber
    free
  133. lith
    stone
  134. loc / log / loqu
    word, speech, thought
  135. Luc / lum / lus
    Light (brightness)
  136. lud / lus
    To play
  137. macro
    Great, long
  138. Mag / maj / max
    Big, great
  139. Mal / male
    Bad, ill, evil, wrong
  140. Man / manu
    hand
  141. Mand / mend
    To command, to order, to entrust
  142. medi
    middle
  143. mega
    Large, great
  144. micro
    Very small
  145. min
    small

    To project, to hang over
  146. mis
    Bad, wrong, to hate

    To send
  147. mit
    to send
  148. misc
    mixed
  149. Mob / mom / mot / mov
    To move
  150. moll
    soft
  151. Mon / mono
    one
  152. Mon / mont
    To remind, to warn
  153. mor / mort
    death
  154. morph
    shape
  155. Mult
    many
  156. mut
    To change
  157. Nat / nas / nai / gna
    birth
  158. nau / nav
    Ship, sailor
  159. nihil
    Nothing, none
  160. noc / nox
    harm
  161. noct / nox
    night
  162. nom
    rule, order
  163. Nom / nym / noun / nown
    name
  164. non
    not
  165. Nounc / nunc
    To announce
  166. Nov / neo / nou
    new
  167. null
    nothing
  168. ob
    toward, to, against, over
  169. omni
    all
  170. oner
    burden
  171. oss / oste
    bone
  172. Pac / peac
    peace
  173. palp
    To feel
  174. Pan / pant
    All, everyone
  175. par
    equal
  176. para
    Next to, beside
  177. Pas / pat / path
    Feeling, suffering, disease
  178. Pau / Po / pov / pu
    Few, little, poor
  179. pec
    money
  180. ped
    Child, education
  181. ped / pod
    foot
  182. pen / pene
    almost
  183. pel
    To drive, to push
  184. Pen / pun
    To pay, to compensate
  185. pend / pens
    To hang, to weight, to pay
  186. per
    completely
  187. peri
    around
  188. Pet / pit
    To go, to seek, to strive
  189. phil
    love
  190. phob
    fear
  191. Phone
    sound
  192. photo
    light
  193. plac
    To please
  194. ple / plen
    To fill, full
  195. Plex / plic / ply
    To fold, twist, tangle, or bend
  196. poly
    many
  197. pon / pos / pound
    To put, to place
  198. port
    To carry
  199. post
    Behind, after
  200. pot
    To drink
  201. pre
    Before, in front
  202. Prehend / prise
    To take, to get, to seize
  203. pri / prim
    first
  204. pro
    In front, before, much, for
  205. prob
    To prove, to test
  206. prop / prox
    near
  207. Prot / proto
    first
  208. Pseud / pseudo
    false
  209. pug
    To fight
  210. Punc / pung / poign
    To point, to prick, to pierce
  211. pyr
    fire
  212. Quad / quar / quat
    four
  213. que / quis
    To seek
  214. Quie / quit
    Quiet, rest
  215. Quin / quint
    five
  216. raci / radi
    root
  217. rami
    branch
  218. re
    Back, again
  219. rect
    Straight, right
  220. reg
    king, rule
  221. retro
    backward
  222. Rid / ris
    To laugh
  223. rog
    to ask
  224. Rub / rud
    red
  225. rud
    crude
  226. sacr / sanct
    holy
  227. Sag / sap / sav
    Taste, thinking, discerning
  228. Sal / sil / Sault / sult
    To leap, to jump
  229. sal
    salt
  230. salu
    health
  231. salv
    To save
  232. san
    healthy
  233. sang
    blood
  234. sat
    enough
  235. sci
    to know
  236. Scribe / script
    To write
  237. se
    Apart, away
  238. Sec / sequ / sue / sui
    To follow
  239. sed / sess / sid
    To sit, to settle
  240. sem
    seed, to sow
  241. semi
    half
  242. sen
    old
  243. sens / sent
    To feel, to be aware
  244. Sin / sinu
    Bend, fold, curve
  245. sol
    Alone

    To loosen, to free

    sun
  246. somn
    sleep
  247. soph
    wisdom
  248. Sourc / surg / surrect
    To rise
  249. spec / spic
    To look, to see
  250. spir
    breath
  251. Sta / sti
    To stand, to be in place
  252. Strict / string / stran
    To tighten, to bind
  253. sua
    Sweet, pleasing, to urge
  254. Sub / sup
    Below, under
  255. summ
    Highest, total
  256. Super / sur
    Over, above
  257. sym / syn
    together
  258. tac / tic
    To be silent
  259. Tact / tag / tam / tang
    To touch
  260. tain / ten / tent / tin
    To hold
  261. Tend / tens / tent / tenu
    To stretch, to thin
  262. test
    To bear witness
  263. theo
    god
  264. therm
    heat
  265. tim
    fear
  266. tor / torq / tort
    To twist
  267. torp
    Stiff, numb
  268. tox
    poison
  269. tract
    To drag, to pull, to draw
  270. trans
    Across, beyond
  271. ult
    Last, beyond
  272. umber
    shadow
  273. un
    not
  274. und
    wave
  275. uni / un
    one
  276. urb
    city
  277. Us / ut
    To use
  278. Vail / val
    Strength, use, worth

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