αὐλός

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂eulos. Cognates include Lithuanian aulas and Norwegian aul, and perhaps also Latin alvus, Old Church Slavonic улица (ulica, small lane, narrow street), and Old Armenian ուղ (, passage), ուղի (ułi, road).

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Noun[edit]

αὐλός (aulós) (genitive αὐλοῦ) m, second declension

  1. flute, clarionet
    1. hollow tube, pipe, groove, shaft
    2. blowhole (of a cetacean)
    3. stadium
    4. haulm
    5. cowbane
  2. razor shell

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