Cross-Reference Groups: ca-cyFrom 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.
calque [KALK] (Latin: calx, heel, to tread; through Italian and French: an imitation, tracing).
capno-, capn-, -capnod- (Greek: smoke; vapor; sooty [extended meaning is carbon dioxide]).
carus (masculine), cara (feminine), carum (neuter) (Latin: dearly, beloved, dear; high-priced, costly).
carpho- (Greek: straw, dry stock; from karphein, to wither, wrinkle, dry).
castrat-, castra- (Latin: to cut, geld, spay; to remove the testicles or ovaries of).
cathar-, cathart-, cathars- (Greek: to purge, to purify, or to cleanse; purification; cleansing).
cautel- (Latin: caution; precaution; wary, careful, heedful).
caval- (Latin: horse [caballus, a horseman; by extension, a gentleman serving as a ladys escort. Also said to mean: an inferior horse, a nag] > Italian [caballeria from caballo, horse] > French [cavalerie]).
celer- (Latin: fast, speed, swift, rapid).
cerauno-, kerauno- (Greek: thunderbolt, thunder, lightning [literally, smasher, crusher]).
-cern-, -cret- (Latin: separate, sift, distinguish, understand, decide; separated, set apart).
chalco-, chalc- (Greek: copper; brass).
chemo-, chem-, chemico-, chemi- (Arabic > Greek > Latin: the art of combining base metals [to make gold]; from Greek, chemia, Egypt, supposedly where the art of changing metals into gold existed).
chiasto-, chiasm- (Greek: crossed, laid crosswise [from ciazein to make in the shape of the Greek letter X, chi, the 22nd letter of the Greek alphabet]).
choro-, chor- (Greek: place, space, land; country, district).
-cide, -cides, -cidal (Latin: a suffix; kill, killer; murder, to cause death, slayer; cutter; to cut down).
clado-, clad- (Greek klados: shoot, young branch; branch; twig).
clam- [cla-] clamat-, claim- (Latin: talk, call out, speak, say; shout).
clino-, clin-, -clinal, -cline, -clinic (Greek: bed; slope, slant; lean, leaning).
clono-, clon-, -cloner, -clonal, -clonally (Greek: twig; later, in modern usage: exact duplicate, carbon copy, replica).
-cole, -coles, -colid, -coline, -colous (Latin: a suffix; to inhabit, to live in, on, or among; to dwell; living among, dwelling in).
coma (Greek: a deep, sound sleep, lethargy, trance without sleep).
costo-, cost-, costi- (Latin: rib, ribs; side; coast).
-crat, -cracy, -cratic, -cratism, -cratically, -cracies (Greek: a suffix; govern, rule; strength, power).
cred-, credit-, creed- (Latin: believe, belief, faith, confidence, trust).
cris-, crit-, cri- (Greek: a separating, putting apart; a decision; to judge).
crist- (Latin: crest).
croustico-, crousto-, crusto-, croust-, crust-, kroustico-, krousto-, kroust-, krust- (Greek: to stretch; stretch out; to beat, strike).
crymo-, crym-, krymo-, krym- (Greek: cold, frost, chill).
cryo-, cry-, kryo-, kry- (Greek: cold, freezing).
crypto-, crypt- (Greek: hidden, secret).
cyber- (Greek: steersman, pilot, helmsman; to steer, guide, govern, governor).