Root Word of the Day: CORONET

coronet (noun) – a small crown; an ornament, usually crownlike
BREAKDOWN: CORON- (crown) + -ET (small)


This word is built on the root CORON-, which means meaning wreath, garland, crown, or something curved.
Common CORON- words include crown and coronary.
More esoteric CORON- words include coronal.

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