ἐχῖνος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₁eǵʰis. Cognates include Old Armenian ոզնի (ozni), Proto-Germanic *igilaz, Albanian esh.

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Noun[edit]

ἐχῖνος (ekhînos) (genitive ἐχίνου) m, second declension

  1. hedgehog
  2. sea urchin
  3. shell of a sea urchin
  4. jug, cup, vase
  5. The shell of certain nuts, such as the chestnut
  6. The third stomach of ruminants (the omasum)
  7. The moulding atop the Doric capital

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