κόγχος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *ḱon-. Cognates include Latin congius and Sanskrit शङ्ख (śaṅkhá).

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Noun[edit]

κόγχος (kónkhos) (genitive κόγχου); m, second declension

  1. mussel, cockle
  2. small measure (especially of liquid)
  3. mussel shaped container for liquid
  4. The upper part of the skull
  5. lentil soup

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