Vocabulary From Classical Roots Lesson 1
1. Creditable (adjective) from CREDO : deserving praise. Her self portrait painting was creditable, as it was so life like.
2. Deity (noun) from DEUS : God or goddess. In Ancient Greek mythology, Aphrodite is the goddess of love, but in Ancient Roman mythology it is Venus.
3. Divinity (noun) from DIVINO : A god or goddess; a divine being. The boy was idolized so much by his peers, he was almost seen as a divinity.
4. Pantheon (noun) from THEOS : All the gods of a people or religion. The pantheon for in ancient Greek mythology was supposedly located on Mount Olympus.