κερί

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek κηρίον (kēríon), diminutive of κηρός (kērós).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /cerˈri/
  • Hyphenation: κε‧ρί

Noun[edit]

κερί (kerín (plural κεριά)

  1. wax, beeswax
  2. candle, taper
  3. earwax

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Further reading[edit]

  • κερί in Triantafyllides, Hidryma (1998) Λεξικό της κοινής νεοελληνικής [Dictionary of Standard Modern Greek]