γῦρος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *gew- (to curve, to bend), same source as Old Armenian կոր (kor), Lithuanian gurnas (ankle, hip, bone), and Norwegian kaure (curly lock of hair).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

γῦρος (gûrosm (genitive γῡ́ρου); second declension

  1. ring, circle

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Descendants[edit]

  • Greek: γύρος (gýros)
  • Latin: gȳrus (see there for further descendants)

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