πῶλος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *paulos. Cognates include Latin paulus, Old Armenian ուլ (ul), and Old English fola (English foal).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

πῶλος (pōlos) (genitive πώλου) m, f, second declension

  1. foal, young horse, whether colt or filly
    1. a young animal, especially domestic
    2. (poetic) a young girl, maiden
  2. a Corinthian coin, from the figure of Pegasus on it

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References[edit]

  • LSJ 8th edition