βρέφος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *gʷrebʰ-. Cognates include Old Church Slavonic жрѣбѧ (žrěbę) and Irish bromach. Compare also Old Armenian կորիւն (koriwn).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

βρέφος (bréphosn (genitive βρέφους or βρέφεος); third declension

  1. baby
  2. babe in the womb, foetus/fetus

Inflection[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Greek: βρέφος n (vréfos)

Further reading[edit]


Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek βρέφος (bréphos), from Proto-Indo-European *gʷrebʰ-

Noun[edit]

βρέφος (vréfosn (plural βρέφη)

  1. baby, infant

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