βιός

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See also: βιος and βίος

Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *gʷiH-. Cognate with Sanskrit जिया (jiyā́), ज्या (jyā́, bow-string) and Old Church Slavonic жила (žila, vein, tendon).

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Noun[edit]

βιός (biósm (genitive βιοῦ)

  1. bow
  2. bow-string, tendon

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