βύρσα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A loanword of unknown origin, possibly Pre-Greek.

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /býr.sa/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈbyr.sa/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈβyr.sa/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈvyr.sa/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈvir.sa/
  • Noun[edit]

    βῠ́ρσᾰ (búrsaf (genitive βῠ́ρσης); first declension

    1. the skin stripped off a hide
    2. the skin of a live animal

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