vela-, vel-, veal-

(Latin: covering, velare, "to cover"; a veil)

reveal
1. To allow something to be seen that, until then, had been hidden.
2. To make clear and visible that which had been hidden or covered before.
3. Make known to the public information that was previously known only to a few people or that was meant to be kept a secret.
4. To make something known by what is believed to be by divine or supernatural means.
5. Etymology: from about 1400, revelen, a learned borrowing from Latin revelare, "to reveal, to unveil, to draw back a veil"; composed of re-, "back, opposite of" + velare, "to cover, to veil" from Latin velum, "a veil".
revealability
revealable
revealableness
revealed
revealer
revealing
1. A description of clothes which show more of the human body than is normal; such as, a revealing dress or shirt.
2. Showing something that was not previously known or seen.
revealingly
revealment
reveals
Any one or that which makes something known or shows anything which is surprising or that was previously a secret.
revelation
Etymology: borrowed through Old French revelation, or directly from Late Latin revelationem; from Latin revelare, "to reveal".

Revelation as the name of the last book of the New Testament Bible is first found in Middle English about 1384, in the Wycliffe Bible.

The meaning of "a revealing of something not previously known" is first recorded about 1475.

revelational
revelationist
Tempus omnia revelat.
Time reveals everything.
unveil

Cross references of word families that are related directly, or indirectly, to: "appear, visible, visual, manifest, show, see, reveal, look": blep-; delo-; demonstra-; opt-; -orama; pare-; phanero-; phant-; pheno-; scopo-; spec-; video-, visuo-.