καυλός

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *kaw(ǝ)l or *kowos (tubular bone, pipe). Cognates include Sanskrit कुल्या (kulyā), Latvian kauls, and Old English cāl (English cole).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

καυλός (kaulos) (Indeclinable); m,

  1. stem, stalk
  2. shaft

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