Ancient Elements

This is a list of elements in which the usage is Ancient.
usage
type
mayura मयूर Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "peacock".
medea μήδεα Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "plans, counsel, cunning".
medo μέδω Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "to protect, to rule over".
medomai μέδομαι Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "to be mindful of, to provide for, to think on".
mel Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "honey".
melaina μέλαινα Ancient Greek
Feminine form of melas.
melas μέλας Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "black, dark".
melekh מֶלֶכְ Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "king".
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, to last".
menos μένος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "mind, strength, courage, force".
menta Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "mint".
mercari Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "to trade, to sell".
merces Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "reward, wages", which in Vulgar Latin acquired the meaning "favour, pity".
meritus Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "deserving".
merki Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "border, boundary".
meros μέρος Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "part, share".
merula Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "blackbird".
merx Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "merchandise, goods".
mes Sumerian
Sumerian word meaning "hero, young man".
mespilum Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "medlar tree" (of Greek origin).
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".
mezzirahs Old High German
Old High German word meaning "knife".
mi 6 מִי Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "who" (interrogative pronoun).
mihr Ancient Persian
Middle Persian word meaning "friendship" and "sun".
milde Anglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "gentle, mild".
milk Phoenician
Phoenician word meaning "king".
miltos μίλτος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "red earth".
mina मीन Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "fish".
minna Old High German
Old High German word meaning "love, remembrance".
mira मीर Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "sea, ocean".
mirandus Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "admirable, wonderful".
mishra मिश्र Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "mixed, mingled, honourable".
mita मित Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "measured".
mið Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "middle".
mithra Ancient Persian
Old Persian word meaning "oath, covenant, agreement", later acquiring the meaning "friendship, affection".
mitra मित्र Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "friend".
mlk Ancient Semitic (Hypothetical)
Semitic root meaning "to rule, king".
mnester μνηστήρ Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "wooer, courter".
mona Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "moon".
monandæg Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "Monday".
mons Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "mountain".
montanus Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "mountainous".
mór 1 Old Irish
Old Irish word meaning "great, big".
mór 2 Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "moor, heath, bog".
mor 1 Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "moor, heath, bog".
mor 2 Old Welsh
Old Welsh word meaning "sea".
mor 3 Old Irish
Old Irish word meaning "demon, evil spirit".
morgan Old High German
Old High German word meaning "morning".
mori 2 Ancient Celtic (Hypothetical)
Celtic word meaning "sea".
morum Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "mulberry".
móðr Old Norse
Old Norse element meaning "mind, mood".
mrj Ancient Egyptian
Ancient Egyptian word meaning "to love".
mrogis Ancient Celtic (Hypothetical)
Celtic word meaning "territory, region".
mrta मृत Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "dead".
msj Ancient Egyptian
Ancient Egyptian word meaning "to be born".
muir Old Irish
Old Irish word meaning "sea".
mukta मुक्त Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "liberated, set free".
mulin Old High German
Old High German word meaning "mill".
mund Ancient Germanic, Anglo-Saxon
Germanic element meaning "protection".
mundr Old Norse
Old Norse element meaning "protection".
muor Old High German
Old High German word meaning "moor, heath, bog".
muot Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "mind, spirit".
muozan Old High German
Old High German word meaning "must, have to".
mura 2 Old High German
Old High German word meaning "wall", of Latin origin.
murus Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "wall".
mus Old High German, Anglo-Saxon, Old Dutch
Old High German, Old English and Old Dutch word meaning "mouse".
musca Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "fly (insect)".
mylna Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "mill".
myrige Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "pleasant, delightful".
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".
na'am נָעַם Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "to be pleasant".
nacham נָחַם Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "to comfort, to console".
naga 1 नाग Sanskrit
Sanskrit element meaning "snake".
nagal Old High German, Old Dutch
Old High German and Old Dutch word meaning "nail, peg".
nalini नलिनी Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "lotus".
namrata नम्रता Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "bowing, humility, meekness".
nand Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "daring, brave".
nanda नन्द Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "joy, delight".
nara नर Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "man".
narāmu Akkadian
Akkadian word meaning "beloved".
narendra नरेन्द्र Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "lord of men".
nari नारी Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "woman".
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.
naṣāru Akkadian
Akkadian word meaning "to protect, to defend".
natan נָתַן Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "to give".
natha नाथ Sanskrit
Sanskrit element meaning "master, lord".
nava नव Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "new, fresh".
nbt Ancient Egyptian
Ancient Egyptian word meaning "lady".
neos νέος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "new".
ner נֵר Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "lamp, candle, light".
nērāru Akkadian
Akkadian word meaning "helper".
Nereis Νηρηΐς Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "nymph, sea sprite" (plural Νηρηΐδες (Nereides)), ultimately from the name of the god Nereus.
nes Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "headland, promontory".
nesos νῆσος Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "island".
nfr Ancient Egyptian
Ancient Egyptian word meaning "beautiful, good, perfect".
nidar Old High German
Old High German word meaning "down".
niger Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "black".
nike νίκη Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "victory".
niketa निकेत Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "house, habitation".
niketes νικητής Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "winner, victor".
nikhila निखिल Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "whole, entire, complete".
nila नील Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "dark blue".
nin Sumerian
Sumerian word meaning "lady, lord".
nira नीर Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "water".
niraja नीरज Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "water-born".
nirava नीरव Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "quiet, silent".
nirmala निर्मल Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "clean, pure".
nirupama निरुपम Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "unequaled, matchless".
nisha निशा Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "night".
nishanta निशान्त Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "night's end, dawn".
nita नीत Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "conducted, led".
nitha नीथ Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "way, mode".
niþer Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "down".
nither Old Dutch
Old Dutch word meaning "down".
niðr Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "down".
niti नीति Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "guidance, moral conduct, behaviour".
nitya नित्य Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "eternal".
niuwi Old High German
Old High German word meaning "new".
nivasa निवास Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "house, abode".
nives Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "snows".
niwe Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "new".
noíb Old Irish
Old Irish word meaning "holy".
nomos νόμος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "law, custom".
nord Ancient Germanic, Old High German
Germanic element meaning "north".
norþ Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "north".
norðr Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "north".
not Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "need".
notarius Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "clerk, notary".
noð Anglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "boldness, daring".
novus Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "new".
nuach נוּחַ Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "to rest, to repose".
nux Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "nut".
nuz Old High German
Old High German word meaning "nut".
nymphe νύμφη Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "bride, nymph".
nýr Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "new".
oche ὀχή Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "support".
oculus Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "eye".
odal Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "fatherland, heritage".
odar Old Irish
Old Irish word meaning "dun-coloured, greyish brown, tan".
oddr Old Norse
Old Norse element meaning "point (of a sword)".
ode ᾠδή Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "song, ode".
óen Old Irish
Old Irish word meaning "one".
'ofer עֹפֶר Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "fawn".
oheim Old High German
Old High German word meaning "maternal uncle".
oíph Old Irish
Old Irish word meaning "beauty, appearance, form".
ol Old Welsh
Welsh word meaning "footprint, track".
oliva Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "olive tree".
ǫlr Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "alder tree".
om 1 ओम् Sanskrit
Hindu sacred syllable.
om 2 Old Dutch
Old Dutch word meaning "maternal uncle".
onoma ὄνομα Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "name".
onyma ὄνυμα Ancient Greek
Aeolic and Doric form of onoma.
ops 1 ὄψ Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "voice".
ops 2 ὄψ Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "face, eye".
'or אוֹר Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "light".
ór Old Irish
Old Irish word meaning "gold" (of Latin origin).
oros ὄρος Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "mountain".
ort Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "point".
os Anglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "god".
oss Old Irish
Old Irish word meaning "deer, stag".
ost Old High German
Old High German word meaning "east".
'oz עֹז Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "strength, power".
pa Sanskrit
Sanskrit affix meaning "protecting, guarding".
padma पद्म Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "lotus".
paganus Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "rural, rustic", later acquiring the meaning "heathen, pagan".
pagus Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "region, area, countryside".
pala पाल Sanskrit
Sanskrit element meaning "guard, protector".
pallava पल्लव Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "budding leaf, shoot, sprout".
palma Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "palm tree".
palumbes Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "wood pigeon".
palus Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "stake, post".
pan πᾶν Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "all".
panah פָּנָה Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "to turn to, to turn away".
panka पङ्क Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "mud".
panningaz Ancient Germanic (Hypothetical)
Proto-Germanic word meaning "coin, penny".
pantex Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "stomach, paunch".
panther πάνθηρ Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "panther", probably of Sanskrit origin.
papa Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "father" (an alternative to the more formal pater), and later acquiring the meaning "bishop" and then "pope".
pappas πάππας Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "father" (an alternative to the more formal πατήρ (pater)), and later acquiring the meaning "priest".
parama परम Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "highest, best".
parere 1 Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "to be apparent".
parere 2 Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "to produce, to give birth".
paries Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "wall".
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.
pastinaca Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "parsnip".
pastor Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "shepherd".
pater πατήρ Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "father". The genitive form is πατρός (patros).
pater noster Ancient Roman
Latin words meaning "our Father". These are the first two words of the Lord's Prayer. This can refer to the prayer itself or to rosary beads.
path Old Dutch
Old Dutch word meaning "path".
pati पति Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "husband, lord".
patina Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "pan".
pauper Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "poor".
pavo Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "peacock".
pax Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "peace".
peac Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "pointed hill, peak".
pene πήνη Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "threads, weft".
penn Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "pen, enclosure".
peregrinus Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "traveller".
peri περί Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "around, exceedingly".
pertho πέρθω Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "to destroy".
pesach פֶּסַח Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "Passover".
petra πέτρα Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "rock".
pfuol Old High German
Old High German word meaning "pool".
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".
phifan Old High German
Old High German word meaning "to pipe".
phileo φιλέω Ancient Greek
Greek word 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".
pictus Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "painted".
píli Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "willow".
pilli Aztec
Nahuatl word meaning "noble child, prince".
pinus Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "pine tree, pinewood".
pipian Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "to pipe".
pirum Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "pear".
piruz پیروز Ancient Persian
Persian word meaning "victorious".
pita पीत Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "yellow".
platys πλατύς Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "broad, wide, flat".
ploutos πλοῦτος Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "wealth".
podium Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "balcony, platform".
pol Anglo-Saxon, Old Saxon
Old English and Old Saxon word meaning "pool".
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".
pons Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "bridge".
porcus Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "pig".
porrum Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "leek".
porta Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "gate, door".
portus Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "port, harbour".
posis πόσις Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "husband, lord".
postis Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "post, pole".
prabha प्रभा Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "light, radiance".
prachya प्राच्य Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "eastern, ancient".
pradipa प्रदीप Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "lamp, light".
prakasha प्रकाश Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "light, bright, shining".
pranava प्रणव Sanskrit
Sanskrit word referring to ओम् (om), the Hindu sacred syllable.
pranaya प्रणय Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "leader, guidance, love".
prasada प्रसाद Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "brightness, clearness, graciousness, offering".
prasanna प्रसन्न Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "clear, bright, tranquil".
prashanta प्रशान्त Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "calm, quiet".
pratapa प्रताप Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "heat, splendour, glory".
pratibha प्रतिभा Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "light, splendour, intelligence".
pratika प्रतीक Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "look, appearance".
pratima प्रतिमा Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "image, likeness, reflection".
pravina प्रवीण Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "skilled".
praxis πρᾶξις Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "action, exercise".
prema प्रेम Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "love, affection".
preost Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "priest".
pretium Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "price, worth".
princeps Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "first in line".
pritanī Brythonic (Hypothetical)
Brythonic word meaning "Briton, Celt of the British Islands".
priti प्रीति Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "pleasure, joy, love".
priyankara प्रियंकर Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "agreeable, amiable".
protos πρῶτος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "first".
provincia Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "province, command".
Akkadian
Akkadian word meaning "mouth, word".
puja पूजा Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "honour, worship", the name of a Hindu ritual.
punita पुनीत Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "cleaned, purified".
pura पुर Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "fortress, city".
purnima पूर्णिमा Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "full moon".
purus Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "clean, pure".
purusha पुरुष Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "man, person".
pushpa पुष्प Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "flower".
puteus Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "well, pit".
putra पुत्र Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "child, son".
pyr πῦρ Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "fire".
qanah קָנָה Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "to acquire, to purchase".
qart Phoenician
Phoenician word meaning "city".
quetzalli Aztec
Nahuatl word meaning "quetzal feather, precious thing".
quinque Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "five".
quintus Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "fifth".
qum קוּם Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "to raise".
ra 1 Sanskrit
Sanskrit affix meaning "acquiring, possessing".
ra'ah 1 רָאָה Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "to see, to perceive".
ra'ah 2 רָעָה Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "to feed, to graze, shepherd".
racham רָחַם Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "to pity, to be compassionate, to love".
rachana रचन Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "creation, preparation".
rad 1 Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "counsel".
rad 3 Old High German
Old High German word meaning "wheel".
radha राधा Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "success, prosperity".
ræd Anglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "counsel".