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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