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Aden, adenos
gland
aer
air, gas
agogos
leading, promoting the flow, expelling
agra
a taking, catching, painful seizure
aisthesis
feeling, sensation, perception
aitia
cause
ake, akme
point, tip; highest point of
akousein
to hear
akros
at the end, summit, extremities
aktis, aktinos
ray, light rays for chemical effects
algos, algeos
pain
allos
other, different, external, foreign
amblys
dulled, blunt
amnion
the innermost membrane enclosing the fetus
Amoibe
change
amygdale
almond, tonsil
amylon
starch
aner, andros
a man, male ; stamen of the flower
Angeion
vessel, a case
Anthein
to blossom, to break out, erupt
anthropos
man, a human being
antron
cave, cavity, sinus
arachaios
ancient
arche
the beginning, orgin, primitive
argyros
silver
arteria
"windpipe", vessel, artery
arthron
joint, juncture of bones, sound in speech
askos
a leather bag, bladder
aster, astron
star
-aster
pertaining to structure or origin
-aster
pertaining to structure or origin
astragalos
anklebone, ball of ankle joint
atlas, atlantos
the first neck vertebra
autos
self, by itself
auxein
to increase
axanein
to grow
ba- (be-)
to go , walk
basis
a walking, that on which one steps or stands, foundation, base
bakterion
a little staff, rod, bacteria
ballein
to throw, toss, put
bole, bolos
a throw
metabole
change
baros, bareos
weight, pressure
barys
heavy
bathys
deep, inner
bios
life
biosis
a living, way of living
blastos
bud, shoot, sprout, embryonic cell
blepein
to see
blepharon
eyelid
boule
will, wish
brachion
arm, upper arm
brachys
short
bradys
slow
branchia
gills
bronchos
windpipe
bryein
to be full, swell
chaite
hair
chasma, chasmatos
cleft, opening
chasis
seperation, division
cheilos
lip
cheir, cheiros
hand
chiasma, chiastos
crossed, decussation
chloros
green, yellow
chole
bile, gall
chondros
granule, cartilage
chorde
gut-string, sinew, cord
choreia
dancing
chorion
skin
chroa, chroma, chromatos
surface of the body, skin; colour of the skin; colour
chronos
time
chrysos
gold; yellow
chy-; cheein
to pour
chymos; chylos
something poured, fluid
choane
funnel
dakryon
tear
daktylos
finger, toe
deein
to tie
desmos
band, bond, ligament
delta
a greek letter, of triangular shape
demos
country, land; people of a country
dendron
tree, branced structure
derma, dermatos
that stripped off; skin, hide
diaita
life, way of living
didymos
twofold, twin
-didymus
twin
diktyon
net
dipsa
thirt
diskos
disc
dolichos
long
dosis
a giving, dose
doteos
to be given
dromos
a running, course
dynamis
power, active force
echein (Sch-, Isch-)
to have, hold; hold fast, keep back, suppress
eidos, eideos (ID- to see)
that seen, form, shape
-iod
like, in shape of
idea
appearance, mental impression, thought
elektron
amber, electricity
elytron
cover, sheath, the vagina
emeein
to vomit
emetos
vomiting
enteron
the within, the intestine
Ergon, ergasia
work, functioning
Eros, erotos
love, lust
ergon, ergasia
work, functioning
eros, erotos
love, lust
eyrthros
red
ethmos
sieve, strainer
ethnos, ethneos
race, nation
eurys
wide, broad
gala, galaktos
milk
gamos
marraige, wedlock
gametes, gamate,
husband, wife
gamos
marriage
ganglion
a mass of nerve cells, a small hard cyst or swellingq
gaster, gastros
belly, stomach, the bulging fleshy part of a muscle
ge
earth
Gen
to become, be produced, be born
genesis
being produced, coming to being, origination
genos, geneos
breed, race, kind
genea
stock, decent
genys
jaw, cheek
geneion
chin
geron, gerontos
old man, old person
gera, geraos
old age
geusis
taste
glaukos
gleaming; sea-green, gray
glia
glue
glossa, glotta
tongue
glykys, glykeros
sweet, sugar
gnathos
jaw
gnonai
to know, judge
gnosis
a knowing, knowledge
gone
generations, seman, seed; offspring
gonia
corner, angle
gony, gonatos
knee, joint
graphein
to draw, write, inscribe
gramma, grammatos
something drawn or written, mark, record
gymnos
naked
gyne, gynaikos
woman
gyros
cirlce, ring, turn
haima, haimatos
blood
hairein
to take, grasp
kathairesis
destruction
hals, halos
salt
haptein
to fasten, fasten upon, attach; to grasp, seize, touch
(H)apsis
joining juncture
haphe
the sense of touch
hed-; hid- (his-,hiz-)
to sit, to cause to sit, to place
hedra
sitting place, anus, base, side
helios
sun
helix, helikos
something spiral shaped, a coil, a snail
helkos
sore, ulcer
helmins, helminthos
worm
helos
nail, nailshaped, callus, corn
hemera
day
henai
to send going, send, let go
enema, enematos
a sending in
paresis
a letting go; paralysis
katheter
the sent or let down; a tube for passage of fluids
hepar, hepatos
liver
herpes, herpetos
a creeping; spreading blisters
herpeton
a creeping animal, especially snake or reptile
heteros
other, different form
hedra
sitting place, anus, base, side
helios
sun
helix, helikos
something spiral shaped, a coil, a snail
helkos
sore, ulcer
helmins, helminthos
worm
helos
nail, nailshaped, callus, corn
hemera
day
henai
to send going, send, let go
enema, enematos
a sending in
paresis
a letting go; paralysis
katheter
the sent or let down; a tube for passage of fluids
hepar, hepatos
liver
herpes, herpetos
a creeping; spreading blisters
herpeton
a creeping animal, especially snake or reptile
heteros
other, different form
hidros, hidrotos
sweat PERSPIRATION
histos; histion
tissue, web
hodos
road, way, path
holos
whole, entire, all
homalos
even. level, flat
homos, homoios
like, the same as, equal
hormon, hormonos
setting in motion, arousing exciting
hyalos
glass
hydor, hydratos
water, fluid
hydrops, hydropos
dropsy
hygieia
health, soundness of mind or body
hygros
wet, moist, fluid
hyle
wood, matter
hymen, hymenos
skin, membrane of vagina
hyoeides
like the upsilon, U shaped, bone at base of tounge
hypnos
sleep
agrypnos
sleep;ess. wakeful
hypsi
on high, aloft
hypsos, hypseos
height
hystera
womb, uterus
Iaesthai
to heal
iatros
one who heals, physician
iatreia
healing, treatment
ichthys
fish
idios
ones own , peculiar
ikteros
jaundice
iris, iridos
the rainbow
is, inos
strength, muscle, fiber, tissue
ischion
hip-joint, hip
isos
equal
idios
own's own, peculiar
ikteros
jaundice
iris, iridos
rainbow
is, inos
strength, muscle, fiber, tissue
ischion
hip-joint
isos
equal
isthmos
a narrow neck or passage
kainos
new
kainotes
newness, NOVELTY
kakos
bad, disordered, abnormal
kal(l)os
beautiful
kaylx, kalykos
covering, shell, circle of sepals of a flower
Kamptos, kampylos
bent
kardia
heart
karkinos
crab. cancer
idios
own's own, peculiar
ikteros
jaundice
iris, iridos
rainbow
is, inos
strength, muscle, fiber, tissue
ischion
hip-joint
isos
equal
isthmos
a narrow neck or passage
kainos
new
kainotes
newness, NOVELTY
kakos
bad, disordered, abnormal
kal(l)os
beautiful
kaylx, kalykos
covering, shell, circle of sepals of a flower
Kamptos, kampylos
bent
kardia
heart
karkinos
crab. cancer
keras, keratos
horn, horny tissue, cornea
kineein
to move
kirrhos
tawny, orange, yellow
klaein
to break, destroy
klados, klasma, klasmatos, klon
that which is broken off, a piece, branch or twig and sprout
kleiein
to sheathe, close
kleistos
close
kleis, kleidos
a means of closing, a bar, a key the clavicle
kletoris
the clitoris
klinein
to bend, turn . slope; make recline, lean, lie down
klisis
inclination
klinikos
pertaining to bed, clinic
klonos
confused motion, turmoil, muscular spasm
klyzein
to wash, wash out
Koilia
cavity
koilia
cavity
koilos
hollow
koiloma
a hollow cavity, body cavity
koinos
common
kokkos
berry, grain, seed, berry=shaped bacteria
kokkyx, kokkygos
cuckool a bone at the end of spinal column
koleos
sheath; vagina
kolla
glue
kolon
lower part of the bowels, the colon
kolpos
swollen out; bosom; vagina
koma, komatos
deep sleep, coma
kome
hair
konche
mussel, shell
kondylos
knuckle, joint
konis, konios
dust
konos
pine cone, cone
kopros
dung
kore
maiden, doll, pupil of the eye
kotyle
something howwlow, socket, cup a first leap of a sporocyte
kranion
cranium, skull
krasis
a mixing, mixture, temperament
kreas, kreatos
flesh, muscle tissue
krinein
to seperate, distinguish, decide, emit, secrete
krisis
point of decision
krotos
a striking, beat, pulse-beat
krotesis
a knocking, clapping
kryos, krymos
ice-cold, frost
kryptos
hidden
kyanos
dark blue
kyein
to swell, be pregnant
kyma, kymatos
a swell, wave
kystis, kystidos, kyste
sac
kytos
a hollow reciprical , cell
kyklos
circle, ring, wheel
labein
to take, grasp, seize
labe
handle
labyrinthos
a maze or system of intercommunicating passages; the internal ear
lalein
to talk, chat , speak
lampein
to shine, forth, flash
lampros
clear, bright
larnyx, laryngos
the organ of voice at hte uppper part of the trachea
leios
smooth
leipein (lip-)
to leave, abandon; fail, neglect
lepis, lepidos
scale, rind, flake
lepros
scaly
leptynein
to make thin
lepein
to peel
leptos
peeled, thin. delicate
lethe
oblivion, forgetfullness
lethargos
drowsiness
leukos
white
lexis
speech, word, phrase, diction, reading
legein
to speak
lipos
fat
liparos
oily, fat
lithos
stone
lobos
a pod, lobe
logos
word, speech
lophos
a pod, lobe
logos
word, speech, thought, reason; discourse, treatise, ratio, proportion
lophos
ridge, crest
lyein
to loosen, break up
paralysis
loss of motion
lympha
a body containing white cells, lymph
makros
long, large
malakos
soft
malaxis
softening
mania
madness, frenzy, enthusiasm
manos
thin, rare; tension, pressure, density
massein
to knead, massage
masesis
chewing
masseter
chewer
mastix, mastigos
whip, flagellum
mastos, mazos
breast
mastoeides
like a breast, process of the temperal bone
megas, megalou
large
meion
less. smaller
mekon, mekonos
poppy; opium
melas
black, dark
melos, meleos
limb
men, menos
month
meniskos
semi lunar, crescent
meninx, meningos
membrane one of three membranes in the brain
meros, mereos
part. segment
merismos
a partition
mesos
middle, intermediate
metra
womb, uternus
metron
measure, measuring instrument
mikros
small
mimesis,mimia
imitation
mikros
smaall
mitos
thread
mnaesthai
to remember
mneme
memory
monos
alone, single
moros
dull, slugg
morphe
form, shape, figure
myein
to close, shut
myelos
marrow, bone marrow, spinal cord
mykes, myetos
mushroom
myrinx, myringos
a membrane
myrmex, myrmecos
ant
mys, myos
mouse, muscle
myxa
slime MUCUS
narke
numbness. stupor
naus
ship
nekros
dead
nema. nematos
thread
neos
new, young
nephele, nephos
cloud, mist
nephros
kidney
neuron
tendon, nerve
nomas
law, ordering
noos (nous)
mind
noema, noematos
thought
noses
sickness, disease
nyx, nyktos
night
odous, odontos
tooth
odyne
pain
oidema, oidematos
a swelling
oikos
house, dwelling
oistros
sexual desire
oisophagos
esophagus
oligos
few, small, scanty
omos
shoulder
omphalos
the navel
onkos
bulk, mass, tumor
onoma, onomatos
name
onyx, onychos
nail of a finger or toe, claw hoof
oon
egg
oophoron
the ovary
op-
to see
opsos
the look or appearance , aspect, view
ops, opos
eye, face, countenance
prosopon
face
metopon
forehead
ophthalmus
eye
opisthen
behind. at the back, backward
optikos
pertaining to vision or the eye
optos
seen , visible
orchis, orchidos
testis, testicle
orexis
a reaching after, desire, appetite
organon
something that foes work, instrument, tool, organ of the body
ornis, ornithos
bird
orthos
straight, correct, normal
osme, osphresis
smell, sense of smell
osmos
thrusting, pushing
osteon
bone
oule
scar
oulon
the gum
oura
tail
ouron
urine
ous, otos
EAR
oxys,
sharp, quick, sour, acid
pachys, pachylos
think
pachys; pachylos
thick
pachynsis
thinking
pais, paidos
child
palaios
old, ancient
palin
again, back
pas, pantosl pan
all, entire
pathein
to be affected, experience, suffer
pathos, patheos
feeling, suffering, disease
-pathy
suffering, disease, system of treating a disease
peg-, pag-
to make fast, fix, fasten
pagos
something firm-set, united
peiraein
to attempt, try, test
pella, pelyx, pelykos
bowl, pelvis
penia
poverty, need, deficency
peina
hunger
peptein
to make soft, cook, digest
petalon
leaf
petra
rock, crag
petros
stone
phagein
to eat devour
phainein (phan-, pha-)
to bring to light, show; appear, be seen shine
phasis
appearance, aspect, stage of development
phantasma
vision, illusion
phalanx, phalangos
line of soldiers, bone between joints of fingers and toes
phanai
to speak
-phasis
speach
pheme
voice
phone
voice, sound
pharmakon
drug, medicine, remedy; poison
pharnyx, pharyngos
throat, pharnyx
pherein
to bear, carry
PHILein
to love
PHILIa
love, affinity for
PHLEGein
to burn, become hot
phleps, phlebos
vein
phobos
fear, flight
phos, photos
light
phrasis
speech, expression
phrassein ( Phrag-, phrak-, phrax-)
to fence in , black up
phroneein
to think , understand
phren, phrenos
diaphragm, minf, phrenic nerve
phthiein, phthinein
to decline, waste away, decay
phyein
to be by nature, gros, arise
physis
growth, nature
phylassein (phylak-, phylax-)
to guard, protect, make immune
phyllon
leaf
phylon
race, tribe, a primary division of the animale or vegetable kingdom
piezein
to press,
plagios
oblique, aslant
planos, planktos
wandering
plassein
to form, mold
plastos
formed, molded
-plast
primitive living cell
plasma
something formed, fluid portion of blood
platys
broad, flat
plessein (pleg-, plek-, plex-_
to strike, hit, smite
plege
to stroke, blow
pleura
rib, side
-ploos
folded
pneein (pneu-)
to blow, breathe