ἆθλον

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From earlier ἄϝεθλον (áwethlon), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ueh₁- + *-dʰlom.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ἆθλον (âthlon) (genitive ἄθλου) n, second declension

  1. prize of a contest
  2. contest
  3. place of combat, arena

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References[edit]

  • CLARKSON, James, Indo-European Word Formation: Proceedings from the International Conference, 2002
  • LSJ 7th edition