sēmi- / Indo-European roots

Examples of words with the root sēmi-: hemi-, sand-blind, semi-, sesqui-, sesterce.


Half-, as first member of a compound.

1. sand-blind from Old English sām-, half, from Germanic *sēmi-.
2. semi- from Latin sēmi-, half.
3. sesqui-, sesterce from Latin sēmis, half.
4. hemi- from Greek hēmi-, half.

[Pokorny sēmi- 905.]

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