θρίξ

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unknown.

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Mark the vowel length of the ambiguous vowel ί 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.

Noun[edit]

θρίξ (thríxf (genitive τριχός); third declension

  1. hair

Inflection[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

Originally containing two aspirates; in the Nom. and Voc. the initial aspirate is retained, the final deaspirated, whereas in the oblique forms the reverse is true.

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]