κάπρος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perhaps from Proto-Indo-European *ḱapros ‎(male hooved animal), possibly from Proto-Indo-European *ḱapr̥ ‎(penis). Cognate with Latin caper ‎(goat) and Old Irish gabor ‎(goat, horse).

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Noun[edit]

κάπρος ‎(káprosm ‎(genitive κάπρου); second declension

  1. a boar, a wild boar
  2. a sow

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Noun[edit]

κάπρος ‎(káprosm ‎(plural κάπροι)

  1. wild boar
  2. boar, male pig

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