λέχος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *logʰos, from *legʰ- (whence also λέχομαι (lékhomai)). Cognates include Russian лог (log, cleft, valley), Polish odłóg, and Albanian lagje.

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Noun[edit]

λέχος (lékhos) (genitive λέχεος) n, third declension

  1. couch, bed
  2. bier
  3. marriage-bed: and generally, marriage
  4. a bird's nest

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