κεστός

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From κεντέω ‎(kentéō, I prick, goad, spur on, stab, etc.).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

κεστός ‎(kestósm ‎(feminine κεστή, neuter κεστόν); first/second declension

  1. stitched, embroidered

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Noun[edit]

κεστός ‎(kestósm ‎(genitive κεστοῦ); second declension

  1. girdle, belt

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References[edit]

κεστός in A Greek–English Lexicon by Liddell & Scott, Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1940