ἀδελφός

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Etymology[edit]

From ἀ- (copulative sense) and δελφύς "womb"

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Adjective[edit]

ἀδελφός (adelphósm, ἀδελφή f, ἀδελφόν n; first/second declension

  1. brotherly or sisterly
  2. double
  3. closely related, akin

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Noun[edit]

ἀδελφός (adelphós) (genitive ἀδελφοῦ) m, second declension

  1. brother

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