δρῦς

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From oblique case forms with *drew- stem of Proto-Indo-European *dóru (whence also Ancient Greek δόρυ (dóru)). Cognates include Sanskrit दारु (dā́ru), Old Persian 𐎭𐎠𐎽𐎺 (dāruv) and Old English trēow (English tree).

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Noun[edit]

δρῦς (drûs) (genitive δρυός) f, third declension

  1. tree, timber
  2. oak

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