Ἰταλός

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Thucydides used the name to describe the Arcadian king of the Oenotrians. The name is said to be linked to Latin vitulus and Etruscan 𐌉𐌃𐌅𐌋𐌅𐌔, both terms referring to calves, but this could be folk etymology.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Ἰταλός (Italós) (genitive Ἰταλοῦ) m, second declension

  1. Italus

Noun[edit]

Ἰταλός (Italós) (genitive Ἰταλοῦ) m, second declension

  1. an inhabitant of Italy; an Italic person; an Italian

Inflection[edit]

The proper noun does not take a definite article.

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

Woodhouse’s English-Greek Dictionary page 1014

  1. ^ Charnock, Local Etymology: A Derivative Dictionary of Geographical Names