δροόν

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *deru-, *drew-. Cognates include Latin dūrus and Old English trum.

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /dro.ón/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /droˈon/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ðroˈon/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ðroˈon/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ðroˈon/
  • Adjective[edit]

    δροόν (droón)

    1. Hesychius gives the definition as ἰσχυρόν (iskhurón), neuter of ἰσχυρός (iskhurós, strong, powerful).

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