γόνυ

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Hellenic *gónu, from Proto-Indo-European *ǵónu. Cognates include Sanskrit जानु(jānu), Latin genu, Old Armenian ծունկ(cunk), Gothic 𐌺𐌽𐌹𐌿(kniu), and Old English cnēo (English knee).

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Noun[edit]

γόνυ ‎(gónun ‎(genitive γόνατος); third declension

  1. knee

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