βούβαλος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Perhaps from βοῦς (boûs)

Noun[edit]

βούβαλος (boúbalos) (genitive βουβάλου) m, second declension

  1. A species of antelope, possibly the bubal hartebeest, Alcelaphus buselaphus buselaphus
  2. The buffalo

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin būbalus, Ancient Greek βούβαλος (boúbalos, buffalo).

Noun[edit]

βούβαλος (voúvalosm (plural βούβαλοι, feminine βουβάλα)

  1. buffalo, male or bull buffalo

Usage notes[edit]

May be used with male and female animals.

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