Languages#1- Latin

Latin, a language spread by the Roman from Britain to Egypt, has had a lasting impact on languages all over the world. There aren't many Romance languages in total, compared to the over 7000 languages in the world. The Romance languages include: Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, French,¬† and Portuguese among many other languages. Old Latin This… Continue reading Languages#1- Latin


Root#5 chrys-

"Chrys-" means gold, golden or yellow. The root comes from the Greek word chrysos which means gold. The root is in 201 entries. There are many words related to flowers and valuable items. chryselephantine-¬†Chryselephantine means made of cold and ivory. You can see the word "elephant" in chryselephantine with signifies ivory. chrysanthemum- A chrysanthemum is… Continue reading Root#5 chrys-


Root #1- Omphal/o-

The root "omphal/o-" comes from the Greek word omphalos meaning "navel." There are 14 entries in the dictionary containing this root. omphalitis- Inflammation of the umbilicus omphaloid- resembling an umbilicus omphalomesenteric- of or relating to the umbilicus and mesentery omphaloskepsis- meditation while staring fixedly at one's navel omphalion- the center of the umbilicus