χέρσος

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰers- (stand erect).

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Noun[edit]

χέρσος (khérsos) (genitive χέρσου) f, second declension

  1. dry land

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Adjective[edit]

χέρσος (khérsosm, χέρσος f, χέρσον n; second declension

  1. dry, firm
  2. dry, hard, barren,
  3. (of woman) barren

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