δάκρυ

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *dáḱru. Cognates include Latin lacruma, Gothic 𐍄𐌰𐌲𐍂(tagr), Old English tēar, Sanskrit अश्रु(aśru) and Old Armenian արտաւսր(artawsr).

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Noun[edit]

δάκρυ ‎(dákrun ‎(genitive δακρύου); second declension

  1. tear
  2. Anything which drips like a tear: gum, sap

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek δάκρυ(dákru), from Proto-Indo-European *dáḱru-.

Noun[edit]

δάκρυ ‎(dákryn ‎(plural δάκρυα)

  1. tear (from crying)

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