λίτρα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A Mediterranean substrate word surviving also in Latin libra.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

λίτρα (lítra) (genitive λίτρας) f, first declension

  1. litra, a Sicilian silver coin
  2. libra, a unit of weight
    1. a box for holding libras

Inflection[edit]

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Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • LSJ 8th edition




Greek[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

λίτρα (lítran

  1. Nominative, accusative and vocative plural form of λίτρο (lítro).

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

λίτρα (lítraf (plural λίτρες)

  1. Obsolete form of λίτρο (lítro).
Declension[edit]