εὐρύς

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₁uru-(wide). Compare Sanskrit उरु(uru, wide, large, spacious)[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Mark the vowel length of the ambiguous vowel ύ by adding a macron after it if it is long, or a breve if it is short. By default, Module:grc-pronunciation assumes it is short if unmarked.

Adjective[edit]

εὐρύς (eurúsm (feminine εὐρεῖα, neuter εὐρύ); first/third declension

  1. wide, broad, spacious, especially of heaven, earth, and sea

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References[edit]

  1. ^ IE *(e)w[e]r- in the StarLing etymological database.