καρδία

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *ḱḗr. Cognate with Sanskrit हृदय (hṛdaya), Latin cor, cordis, Old Armenian սիրտ (sirt), and Old English heorte (English heart).

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καρδία (kardía) (genitive καρδίας); f, first declension

  1. heart (as the source of emotion, love, etc.)
  2. mind
  3. stomach
  4. any hollow vessel
  5. center or inner part: pith (of wood), depth (of the sea)

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