γόμφος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Hellenic *gómpʰos, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵómbʰos. Cognates include Ancient Macedonian κόμβος ‎(kómbos), Sanskrit जम्भ ‎(jambha), Latin gemma, Old Armenian ծամեմ ‎(camem) and Old English camb (English comb).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

γόμφος ‎(gómphosm ‎(genitive γόμφου); second declension

  1. nail, peg, bolt
  2. bond, fastener

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek γόμφος ‎(gómphos), from Proto-Hellenic *gómpʰos, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵómbʰos.

Noun[edit]

γόμφος ‎(gómfosm ‎(plural γόμφοι)

  1. peg (fastener)

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