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Libra 2: The light of the sixth race transmuted to the seventh

Libra 2: The light of the sixth race transmuted to the seventh

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Libra 2: The light of the sixth race transmuted to the seventh
T h e w o r d l i ght d e sc e n d s f r o m t h e I n d o - E u r o p e a n ( I E ) r oo t l e uk- , “ l i g h t , b r i g ht n e ss . ” 1 I t s p a r on y m s i n c l u d e l i gh tn in g, lu x , L u c i fe r,

l u c e n t, l u s te r, i l l u st ra t e, a n d p e l l u c i d.
T h e w o r d s i x de s c e n d s f r o m t h e I E r o o t s (w) eks - wh i c h m e a n s “ s i x” a n d i t s p a r on y m s i n c l u d e s i x, s i xt y
Libra 2: The light of the sixth race transmuted to the seventh
T h e w o r d l i ght d e sc e n d s f r o m t h e I n d o - E u r o p e a n ( I E ) r oo t l e uk- , “ l i g h t , b r i g ht n e ss . ” 1 I t s p a r on y m s i n c l u d e l i gh tn in g, lu x , L u c i fe r,

l u c e n t, l u s te r, i l l u st ra t e, a n d p e l l u c i d.
T h e w o r d s i x de s c e n d s f r o m t h e I E r o o t s (w) eks - wh i c h m e a n s “ s i x” a n d i t s p a r on y m s i n c l u d e s i x, s i xt y

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Libra 2: The light of the sixth race transmuted to the seventh
The word
light
descends from the Indo-European (IE) root 
leuk-
,
“light, brightness.”
1
Its paronymsinclude
lightning, lux, Lucifer,lucent, luster, illustrate,
and
 pellucid.
 The word
six
descends from theIE root 
s(w)eks-
which means “six”
and its paronyms include
six, sixty,semester, sextile, sestet, siesta,sextant,
and
Sistine.
The word
race
descends from the Old French and Old Italian
razza 
 which means race or lineage.
2
 The word
transmute
descends from two IE roots
tere-2
and
mei-1
.
The former means “to cross over, pass through, overcome.”
3
Its paronymsinclude
thrill, nostril, thorough, through, avatar,
the prefix
trans-,
 
transient, transom, lamasery, truculent, trench, truncate, trunk,
and
caravansary.
The root 
mei-1
 
means “to change, go, move” and is the basisof “derivatives referring to the exchange of goods and services within a
society
as regulated by custom or law.”
4
Paronyms include
 permeate,
 
mad, meatus 
(a body opening or passage)
 , mew, molt, mutate, commute, permute, mutual, azimuth, zenith, amiss, mistake, miss, mean, demean,common, commune, communism, municipal, remunerate, immune,amoeba, migrate, emigrate,
and
communicate.
 The word
seventh
descends from the IE root 
septm-
which means
“seven”
.
5
Paronyms include
seven, seventeen, septet, September,septuple 
, and the prefix
hepta-.
 
1 Watkins, C. (2000), The American Heritage Dictionary of Indo European Roots, p. 492 http://education.yahoo.com/reference/dictionary/entry/race3 Watkins, C. (2000), The American Heritage Dictionary of Indo European Roots, p. 914 Watkins, C. (2000), The American Heritage Dictionary of Indo European Roots, p. 525 Watkins, C. (2000), The American Heritage Dictionary of Indo European Roots, p. 76

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