Roots are morphemes that can exist as distinct words or in combination with other morphemes, including other roots. They are not the same as stems.
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“ *bel (variants:*bal) forms words pertaining to goodness, morality, intrinsic propriety bel...
“ forms words pertaining to evil evil, wickedness, suffering, distress, illness, disease, or disorder
“ forms words pertaining to strength strength, sturdiness, stability, ability to resist change in...
“ Af Etymology: from the semantic extension of av to mean holy, sacred, or set apart (higher than...