γόνος

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *ǵónh₁os(race). Cognates include Sanskrit जन(jána) and Old Persian 𐏀𐎴(zana, man, tribe).

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Noun[edit]

γόνος ‎(gónosm, f ‎(genitive γόνου); second declension

(feminine)
  1. That which is begotten: child, grandchild, offspring
(masculine)
  1. fruit, product
  2. race, stock, descent
  3. procreation, begetting
  4. seed
  5. genitals

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