Πύρρος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From πῠρρός (purrhós, flame-colored, yellowish-red), from πῦρ (pûr, fire).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Proper noun[edit]

Πῠ́ρρος (Púrrhosm (genitive Πῠ́ρρου); second declension

  1. Pyrrhus

Inflection[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • French: Pyrrhus
  • Greek: Πύρρος (Pýrros)
  • Hungarian: Pürrosz, pürroszi (in the literal sense) and pirruszi (in the metaphorical sense)
  • Italian: Pirro
  • Latin: Pyrrhus
  • Portuguese: Pirro
  • Spanish: Pirro

References[edit]

  • Woodhouse, S. C. (1910) English–Greek Dictionary: A Vocabulary of the Attic Language[1], London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Limited, page 1,023