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Liddell and Scott propose Sanskrit दृषद् (dṛṣad) as a cognate. However, Pokorny argues for an origin from Proto-Indo-European *gʷer, citing Sanskrit गिरि (giri) as a cognate. Beekes argues for a Pre-Greek origin.
- (5th BC Attic): IPA: /de͜erás/
- (1st BC Egyptian): IPA: /diːrás/
- (4th AD Koine): IPA: /ðirás/
- (10th AD Byzantine): IPA: /ðirás/
- (15th AD Constantinopolitan): IPA: /ðiɾás/
- The ridge of a column of hills