βράγχιον

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possible relation to βρόγχος (brónkhos, trachea, windpipe, throat), βρογχία (bronkhía, system of ducts connecting heart with liver).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /bráŋ.kʰi.on/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈbraŋ.kʰi.on/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈβraŋ.xi.on/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈvraɲ.çi.on/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈvraɲ.çi.on/
  • Noun[edit]

    βρᾰ́γχῐον (bránkhionn (genitive βρᾰγχῐ́ου); second declension

    1. fin
    2. (in the plural) gill

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