δώτωρ

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *déh₃tōr ‎(giver, donor), from *deh₃- ‎(to give) (whence also δίδωμι ‎(dídōmi, I give)). Cognates include Sanskrit दातृ ‎(dā́tar-) and Latin dator.

Noun[edit]

δώτωρ ‎(dṓtōrm ‎(genitive δώτορος); third declension

  1. giver

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • LSJ
  • Beekes, Robert S. P. (2010) Etymological Dictionary of Greek (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 10), with the assistance of Lucien van Beek, Leiden, Boston: Brill