Νάρκισσος

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ancient Greek Νάρκισσος (Nárkissos), which is often connected to νάρκισσος (nárkissos, daffodil) due to Narcissus being turned into a flower, but which term was borrowed first or whether there is a connection at all is unclear. Or, possibly a borrowing from Aegean/Tyrsenian.[1]

Proper noun[edit]

Νάρκισσος (Nárkissosm

  1. (Greek mythology) Narcissus
  2. A male given name

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Roberts, Edward A. (2014) A Comprehensive Etymological Dictionary of the Spanish Language with Families of Words based on Indo-European Roots, Xlibris Corporation, →ISBN