Σαρακηνός

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

May be from Arabic شرقيين ‎(sharqiyyin, easterners), though the Oxford English Dictionary disputes this.

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Noun[edit]

Σαρακηνός ‎(Sarakēnós) (genitive Σαρακηνοῦ); m, second declension

  1. an inhabitant of Saraka, Sinai Peninsula
  2. (medieval) a Muslim; a Saracen

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References[edit]

  • p. 1,024 in S. C. Woodhouse’s English-Greek Dictionary: A Vocabulary of the Attic Language. Routledge & Kegan Paul Limited. 1950.