βάλτος

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *bʰelH- ‎(white). Cognate with Common Slavic *bolto ‎(swamp), Romanian baltă ‎(mud, swamp) and Albanian baltë ‎(mud). Often considered an Illyrian substratum word.

Noun[edit]

βάλτος ‎(váltosm ‎(plural βάλτοι)

  1. swamp, quagmire, bog

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