Your Roots2Words Root of the Week is PHOR-:
PHOR-, which sometimes appears as PHER-, is a word root meaning to bear, bearing, or bring.
Common PHOR- words include metaphor, pheromone, and phosphorescent.
More esoteric PHOR- words include dysphoric.
**WORDS TO KNOW**
The root PHOR– is related to FER– and LAT-, which also mean to bear, carry, or bring.