Ancient Greek Elements

This is a list of elements in which the usage is Ancient Greek.
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A (1) Ancient Greek
Greek negative prefix.
ABBAS ἀββᾶς Ancient Greek, Ancient Roman
Means "abbot, priest" in Greek and Latin, derived from Aramaic meaning "father".
ADELPHOS ἀδελφός Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "brother".
ADNOS ἀδνός Ancient Greek
Cretan Greek form of hagnos.
AEIDO ἀείδω Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "to sing, to chant".
AETOS ἀετός Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "eagle".
AGAPE ἀγάπη Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "love".
AGAPETOS ἀγαπητός Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "beloved".
AGATHOS ἀγαθός Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "good".
AGORA ἀγορά Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "assembly, marketplace".
AGRIOS ἄγριος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "wild".
ALBANOI Ἀλβανόι Ancient Greek
Greek word referring to an ancient tribe of the Illyrians.
ALETHEIA ἀλήθεια Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "truth".
ALEXO ἀλέξω Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "to defend, to help".
ALKE ἀλκή Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "strength".
ALKYON ἀλκυών Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "kingfisher".
AMARANTUS ἀμάραντος Ancient Greek (Latinized)
Latin word for the amaranth flower, which is derived from Greek ἀμάραντος (amarantos) meaning "unfading".
ANA ἀνά Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "up".
ANATOLE ἀνατολή Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "sunrise".
ANAX ἄναξ Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "master, lord".
ANDREIOS ἀνδρεῖος Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "manly, masculine".
ANDROS ἀνδρός Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "of a man" (genitive form of aner).
ANER ἀνήρ Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "man". The genitive form is ἀνδρός (andros).
ANGELMA ἄγγελμα Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "news, message".
ANGELOS ἄγγελος Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "messenger", later acquiring the sense "angel".
ANTHOS ἄνθος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "flower".
ANTI ἀντί Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "against, compared to, like".
AOIDE ἀοιδή Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "song".
ARCHOS ἀρχός Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "master".
ARESTOS ἀρεστός Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "pleasing".
ARETE ἀρετή Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "virtue".
ARGYROS ἄργυρος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "silver".
ARI (2) ἀρι Ancient Greek
Greek strengthening element meaning "most".
ARISTOS ἄριστος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "best".
ASTER ἀστήρ Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "star".
AURA αὔρα Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "breeze".
BERYLLOS βήρυλλος Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "beryl", of Sanskrit origin.
BIA βία Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "force, power".
BIOS βίος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "life".
CHARA χαρά Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "happiness".
CHARIS χάρις Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "grace, kindness".
CHLOROS χλωρός Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "pale green".
CHOROS χορός Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "dance".
CHRYSEOS χρύσεος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "golden".
DA (1) δᾶ Ancient Greek
Doric Greek form of ge.
DAMAZO δαμάζω Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "to tame".
DAPHNE δάφνη Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "laurel".
DEMOS δῆμος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "the people".
DEUKES δευκής Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "sweet".
DIKE δίκη Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "justice".
DOKEO δοκέω Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "to think, to imagine, to suppose, to expect".
DORIEIS Δωριεῖς Ancient Greek
Greek word for the tribe of the Dorians.
DORON δῶρον Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "gift".
DOSIS δόσις Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "giving".
DOTOS δοτός Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "given, granted".
DOULOS δοῦλος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "slave".
DOXA δόξα Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "notion, reputation, honour, glory".
DRAKON δράκων Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "dragon, serpent".
EIDOS εἶδος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "kind, type".
ELEEMON ἐλεήμων Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "compassionate".
ELPIS ἐλπίς Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "hope".
EPI ἐπι Ancient Greek
Greek preposition meaning "on, upon".
EPIPHANEIA ἐπιφάνεια Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "appearance, manifestation".
EPISKOPOS ἐπίσκοπος Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "overseer", and later "bishop".
ERGON ἔργον Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "work, deed".
EU εὖ Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "good".
EURYS εὐρύς Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "wide".
GANYMAI γάνυμαι Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "to be glad".
GE γῆ Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "earth, land, ground".
GENES γενής Ancient Greek
Greek suffix meaning "born".
GERON γέρων Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "old man, elder".
GONE γονή Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "birth, offspring".
GONEUS γονεύς Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "ancestor".
GRAPHEUS γραφεύς Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "scribe".
GRUPS γρύψ Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "griffin".
HAGIOS ἅγιος Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "devoted to the gods, sacred".
HAGNOS ἁγνός Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "chaste".
HELIOS ἥλιος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "sun".
HEROS ἥρως Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "hero, warrior".
HIEMI ἵημι Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "to throw".
HIEROS ἱερός Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "sacred, divine".
HILAROS ἱλαρός Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "cheerful".
HIPPOS ἵππος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "horse".
HISTEMI ἵστημι Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "to stand, to set up".
HODOS ὁδός Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "road, way".
HYAKINTHOS ὑάκινθος Ancient Greek
Greek word for the hyacinth flower.
HYMNOS ὕμνος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "song, hymn".
IDES ἴδης Ancient Greek
Greek patronymic suffix meaning "son of".
IOLE ἰόλη Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "violet".
ION ἴον Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "violet flower".
IPHIOS ἴφιος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "strong, stout".
ISOS ἴσος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "equal".
KAKE κάκη Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "evil".
KALLOS κάλλος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "beauty".
KALOS καλός Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "beautiful".
KARPOS καρπός Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "fruit".
KEKASMAI κέκασμαι Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "to excel, to shine".
KLEITOS κλειτός Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "splendid, famous".
KLEOS κλέος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "glory".
KLYTOS κλυτός Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "famous, noble".
KORALLION κοράλλιον Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "coral".
KORE κόρη Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "maiden".
KRATOS κράτος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "power".
KRITES κριτής Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "judge, critic".
KYDOS κῦδος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "glory, renown".
KYRIAKON κυριακόν Ancient Greek
Ancient Greek word meaning "church".
KYRIOS κύριος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "lord".
LALEO λαλέω Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "to talk".
LAMPO λάμπω Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "to shine".
LAOS λαός Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "people".
LEON λέων Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "lion".
LEUKOS λευκός Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "white".
LUO λύω Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "to loosen".
LYKOS λύκος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "wolf". The genitive form is λύκου (lykou).
LYSIS λύσις Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "a release, loosening".
LYSSA λύσσα Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "madness, rabies".
MACHE μάχη Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "battle".
MARGARITES μαργαρίτης Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "pearl".
MEDO μέδω Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "to protect, to rule over".
MEDOMAI (1) μήδομαι Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "to think, to intend, to plan".
MEDOMAI (2) μέδομαι Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "to be mindful of, to provide for, to think on".
MELAINA μέλαινα Ancient Greek
Feminine form of melas.
MELAS μέλας Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "black, dark".
MELI μέλι Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "honey".
MELISSA μέλισσα Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "bee".
MELODIA μελῳδία Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "song, chant".
MELON μῆλον Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "fruit".
MELOS μέλος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "song".
MENE μήνη Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "moon".
MENIS μῆνις Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "wrath".
MENO μένω Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "to stay, to wait, to remain".
MENOS μένος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "mind, strength, courage, force".
MEROS μέρος Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "part, share".
META μετά Ancient Greek
Greek preposition meaning "with".
METER μήτηρ Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "mother". The genitive form is μητρός (metros).
METHYSTOS μέθυστος Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "intoxicated, drunk".
MILTOS μίλτος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "red earth".
MNESTER μνηστήρ Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "wooer, courter".
MYRON μύρον Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "sweet oil, perfume".
MYRRHA μύρρα Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "myrrh".
MYRTOS μύρτος Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "myrtle".
NARKISSOS νάρκισσος Ancient Greek
Greek word for the narcissus flower, possibly derived from νάρκη (narke) meaning "sleep, numbness". The character was probably named after the flower, not vice versa.
NEOS νέος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "new".
NEREIS Νηρηΐς Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "nymph, sea sprite" (plural Νηρηΐδες (Nereides)), ultimately from the name of the god NEREUS.
NESOS νῆσος Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "island".
NIKE νίκη Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "victory".
NIKETES νικητής Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "winner, victor".
NOMOS νόμος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "law, custom".
NYMPHE νύμφη Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "bride, nymph".
OCHE ὀχή Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "support".
ODE ᾠδή Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "song, ode".
ONOMA ὄνομα Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "name".
OPS (1) ὄψ Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "voice".
OPS (2) ὄψ Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "face, eye".
PAN πᾶν Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "all".
PANTHER πάνθηρ Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "panther", probably of Sanskrit origin.
PAPPAS πάππας Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "father" (an alternative to the more formal πατήρ (pater)), and later acquiring the meaning "priest".
PARTHENOS παρθένος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "maiden".
PASCHA πάσχα Ancient Greek, Ancient Roman
Greek and Latin word meaning "Easter" or "Passover", of Hebrew origin.
PATER πατήρ Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "father". The genitive form is πατρός (patros).
PENE πήνη Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "threads, weft".
PERI περί Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "around, exceedingly".
PERTHO πέρθω Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "to destroy".
PETRA πέτρα Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "rock".
PHAIDROS φαιδρός Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "bright".
PHANES φανής Ancient Greek
Greek suffix meaning "appearing".
PHEMI φημί Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "to speak, to declare".
PHERO φέρω Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "to bring, to carry, to bear".
PHILEO φιλέω Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "to love".
PHILOS φίλος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "lover, friend".
PHONE (1) φωνή Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "voice".
PHONE (2) φονή Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "murder, slaughter".
PHOS φῶς Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "light". The genitive form is φωτός (photos).
PHYLAKTEOS φυλακτέος Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "to be watched".
PHYTON φυτόν Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "plant, tree".
PLATYS πλατύς Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "broad, wide, flat".
PLOUTOS πλοῦτος Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "wealth".
POLEMEIOS πολεμήϊος Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "aggressive, warlike".
POLEMOS πόλεμος Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "war".
POLIS πόλις Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "city".
POLYS πολύς Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "much, many".
POSIS πόσις Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "husband, lord".
PRAXIS πρᾶξις Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "action, exercise".
PROTOS πρῶτος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "first".
PYR πῦρ Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "fire".
RHIPE ῥιπή Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "throw, swing".
RHODON ῥόδον Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "rose".
RHOE ῥοή Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "stream, river, flow".
RHUTE ῥυτή Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "rue (herb)".
SAPPHEIROS σάπφειρος Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "sapphire" or "lapis lazuli" (ultimately derived from the Hebrew word סַפִּיר (sappir)).
SEBO σέβω Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "to worship, to honour".
SELENE σελήνη Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "moon".
SIBYLLA Σίβυλλα Ancient Greek
Ancient Greek word meaning "prophetess, sibyl". It does not seem to have been used as a personal name during the classical Greek period.
SIMOS σιμός Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "flat-nosed".
SMARAGDOS σμάραγδος Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "emerald", of Semitic origin.
SOLOS σόλος Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "lump of iron".
SOPHIA σοφία Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "wisdom, cleverness".
SOPHOS σοφός Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "skilled, clever".
SOS σῶς Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "safe, whole, unwounded".
STACHYS στάχυς Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "ear of corn".
STASIS στάσις Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "standing, stature, position".
STERGO στέργω Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "to love, to be content".
STHENOS σθένος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "vigour, strength".
STRATOS στρατός Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "army".
TELOS τέλος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "purpose, aim, completion".
TERPO τέρπω Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "to satisfy, to cheer".
TERPSIS τέρψις Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "enjoyment, delight".
THALLO θάλλω Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "to blossom".
THANATOS θάνατος Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "death".
THEA θεά Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "goddess".
THEMIS θέμις Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "law of nature, divine law, that which is laid down".
THEOS θεός Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "god".
THERAO θηράω Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "to hunt".
THYMOS θυμός Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "soul, spirit".
TIMAO τιμάω Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "to honour".
TISIS τίσις Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "vengeance".
TLAO τλάω Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "to endure, to suffer".
TROPOS τρόπος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "direction, manner, fashion".
TRYPHE τρυφή Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "softness, delicacy".
TYCHE τύχη Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "chance, luck, fortune".
XANTHOS ξανθός Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "yellow".
XENIA ξενία Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "hospitality".
XENOS ξένος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "foreigner, guest, stranger".
XYLON ξύλον Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "wood, timber".
ZOE ζωή Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "life".