Roots of Common Terms in Eukaryotes
L = Latin; G = Greek
(G) autos = Self, (G) trophe = nourishing
(G) chloros = Green (G) plastis = the one who forms
(L) Cilia = eyelash
(G) endon = within (G) syn = together (G) biosis = living
(G) eu = good (G) karyon = kernel
(G) heteros = another (G) trophe = nourishing
(L) multus = many
(L) nucleus = kernel
(L) organula = little organ
(G) photo = light (G) synthesis = putting together
(G) pro = before (G) Karyon = kernel
(G) pseudo = fake (G) podia = Feet
(L) Uni = one
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