IXL | Online English language arts practice
Java Games: Flashcards, matching, concentration, and word search.

Derivatives of English words from Latin #13

Derivatives of Latin words in Jenney I Chapter 13.

AB
curatorone in charge of a museum or library (cura curae f. care, concern)
fatalisticaccepting everything as inevitable (fatum fati n. fate)
imperialpertaining to an empire; majestic (imperium imperi n. command; empire
mercurialquick, changeable, fickle (Mercurius Mercurii m. Mercury the god)
numinousdeeply spiritual; divine; supernatural (numen numinis n. nod, divine will)
remunerationpay; reward; compensation (munus muneris n. duty; funeral; gift; gladatorial show)
virtuositygreat technical skill in the fine arts, especially music (virtus virtutis f. manliness, worth, courage)
timorousof a timid disposition; fearful (tomor timoris m. fear)
graciousmarked by kindness and courtesy (gratia gratiae f. pleasantness; influence; gratitude)
memorial(adj.) serving to preserve remembrance (memoria memoriae f. memory)


Depertment of Modern and Classical Languages, Literatures, & Culture
Lexington, KY

This activity was created by a Quia Web subscriber.
Learn more about Quia
Create your own activities