αθίγγανος

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ἀ- (ἀ-) + θιγγάνω (thingáno, to touch), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰeiǵʰ-, same source as Sanskrit देग्धि (degdhi), Latin fingō, Avestan 𐬛𐬀𐬉𐬰𐬀 (daēza, wall), and Old Armenian դէզ (dēz).

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

αθίγγανος (athínganosm (plural αθίγγανοι, feminine αθίγγανη or αθιγγανίδα)

  1. A Gypsy, a Roma, a member of the Romani people.
  2. (historical) Follower of the Christian sect of Melchizedek.

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]