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 Common Slavic *žila(vein, tendon).

Noun[edit]

βιός (biósm

  1. bow
  2. bow-string, tendon

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