δρῦς

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From oblique case forms with *drew- stem of Proto-Indo-European *dóru (whence also δόρυ (dóru)). Cognates include Sanskrit दारु (dā́ru), Old Persian 𐎭𐎠𐎽𐎢𐎺 (d-a-ru-u-v /dāruv/) and Old English trēow (English tree).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /drŷːs/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /drys/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ðrys/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ðrys/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ðris/
  • Noun[edit]

    δρῦς (drûsf (genitive δρῠός); third declension

    1. tree, timber
    2. oak

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    References[edit]

    • δρῦς in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press
    • δρῦς in Liddell & Scott (1889) An Intermediate Greek–English Lexicon, New York: Harper & Brothers
    • δρῦς in Autenrieth, Georg (1891) A Homeric Dictionary for Schools and Colleges, New York: Harper and Brothers
    • δρῦς in Bailly, Anatole (1935) Le Grand Bailly: Dictionnaire grec-français, Paris: Hachette
    • δρῦς in Cunliffe, Richard J. (1924) A Lexicon of the Homeric Dialect: Expanded Edition, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, published 1963
    • δρῦς in the Diccionario Griego–Español en línea (2006–2018)
    • δρῦς in Valerius Harpocration (edition, 1853), Wilhelm Dindorf, editor, Harpocrationis Lexicon in decem oratores Atticos, Oxford: Wilhelm Dindorf
    • δρῦς in Slater, William J. (1969) Lexicon to Pindar, Berlin: Walter de Gruyter
    • Woodhouse, S. C. (1910) English–Greek Dictionary: A Vocabulary of the Attic Language[1], London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Limited.
      • oak idem, page 564.