aethiops

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Translingual[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Αἰθίοψ (Aithíops), from αἴθω (aíthō, burn) + ὤψ (ṓps, face). Compare Aethiops and Ethiopia.

Noun[edit]

aethiops

  1. A specific name of several black animals

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Noun[edit]

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aethiops (uncountable)

  1. (obsolete, mineralogy) Any of various dark oxides or sulfides of metals