Τάρας

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from Illyrian *darandos (oak).

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Proper noun[edit]

Τᾰ́ρᾱς (Tárāsm (genitive Τᾰ́ρᾰντος); third declension

  1. Taras, a colony in Magna Graecia founded by Sparta; Tarentum; Taranto, Italy

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Further reading[edit]

  • Τάρας in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • Τάρας in Liddell & Scott (1889) An Intermediate Greek–English Lexicon, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • Woodhouse, S. C. (1910) English–Greek Dictionary: A Vocabulary of the Attic Language[1], London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Limited, page 1,026