όμηρος

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek hostage (hostage); possibly ultimately from a combination of Proto-Indo-European *dʰǵʰm̥mō (earthling) + PIE suffix meaning "to join," in the sense of a master carpenter or wheel-maker.

Noun[edit]

όμηρος (ómirosm, f (plural όμηροι)

  1. hostage

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