οὖρον

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂worsom, from *h₂wers- (to rain, drip).[1]

Noun[edit]

οὖρον (oûron) (genitive οὔρου) n, second declension

  1. urine
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Perhaps related to ὄρνυμι (órnumi, excite)

Noun[edit]

οὖρον (oûron) (genitive οὔρου) n, second declension

  1. range, space
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

οὖρον (oûron)

  1. accusative singular of οὖρος (oûros)

References[edit]

  • LSJ 8th edition
  1. ^ Watkins, Calvert (2000). The American Heritage Dictionary of Indo-European Roots. 2nd edition, page 100, s.v. wē-r-. ISBN 0-618-08250-6.