γονεύς

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From o-grade of the root of γίγνομαι (gígnomai, to be born) +‎ -εύς (-eús, -er, masculine agent noun suffix).

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Noun[edit]

γονεύς (goneúsm (genitive γονέως); third declension

  1. (mostly in plural) parent
  2. progenitor, ancestor

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