Cross-Reference Groups: ga-iz
From time to time, new units are added to this Cross-reference
group that have been “completed”; that is, with as many definitions
as can be found or with a significant number of examples.
galeo-, galea-, galeat-, galei-, galer– (Latin:
helmet, helmet shaped, to cover with a helmet; cap).
galeo-, gale– (Greek: shark).
gato– (Latin [cattus] > Spanish: cat).
gehenna– (Hebrew > Greek > Latin: hell).
gemin– (Latin: twin; double).
gero-, geri-, ger-, geronto-, geront– (Greek:
old age, old man, old people).
geus-, geuma-, –geusia, –geusic, –geustia (Greek:
gibb-, gibbo-, gibboso- (Latin: hump, humpbacked).
glaci– (Latin: ice).
glutto-, glutt– (Latin: to swallow, gulp down).
glypto-, glypt-, –glypha, –glyph, –glyphic, –glyphous
(Greek: carve, carving, engraving; to hollow out).
gonado-, gonad– (Latin: ovary or testis; based on Greek gonos,
“seed” and gone, “that which generates; origination; seed;
gram-, –gram-, –grammatic, –grammatical, –grammatically,
–gramme, –grammic (Greek: write, that which is written, a letter,
a written record).
grapho-, graph-, –graph, –graphy, –grapher, –graphia
(Greek: to scratch; write, record, draw, describe).
gymno-, gymn– (Greek: naked, nude, uncovered, bare, exposed, unclad,
gyno-, gyn-, gynaeco-, gyneco-, gyne-, –gynia,
–gynic, gynec-, –gynist, –gynous, –gyny
(Greek: woman, female).
hades (Greek: the lower world [originally, invisible, to make invisible];
sometimes used to mean hell).
hapto-, hapt-, –hapte (Greek: touch, fasten, contact, seizure;
hebdoma– (Greek: seventh).
hebe-, heb– (Greek: youth, pubescence, puberty [the period during
which the secondary sex characteristics begin to develop and the capability of sexual
reproduction is attained; by extension, young man]).
–her-, –hes– (Latin: stick to, cling to, cleave to).
hernio-, herni– (Latin: protruded viscus; rupture; in the sense of
“protrusion of tissue or part of an organ through an abnormal opening in the
hetero-, heter– (Greek: different, other, another, unlike; used as
homo-, hom– (Greek: same, equal, like, similar, common; one and the
homo-, hom-, hum– (Latin: human beings, mankind, man).
horo– (Greek: hour, period of time, season, time).
hubris– (Greek: wanton violence, riotousness, insolence; outrage; arrogance).
iatro-, iater-, -iatria, -iatric, -iatrician, -iatrics, -iatry (Greek: physician;
heal, cure, treat; medical healing).
ichthyo-, ichthy-, –ichth– (Greek: fish).
idio-, idi– (Greek: peculiar, one’s own, personal, private; of
or pertaining to one’s self; distinct, separate, alone).
ign-, igni-, ignis– (Latin: fire, burn).
iso-, is– (Greek: equal; by extension: same, similar, alike; used
as a prefix).
integ– (Latin: whole, complete).
ithyo-, ithy– (Greek: straight).