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