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 Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press

  • κεστός in Liddell & Scott (1889) An Intermediate Greek–English Lexicon, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • κεστός in Autenrieth, Georg (1891) A Homeric Dictionary for Schools and Colleges, New York: Harper and Brothers
  • «κεστός» in Bailly, Anatole (1935) Le Grand Bailly: Dictionnaire grec-français, Paris: Hachette
  • «κεστός» in Cunliffe, Richard J. (1924) A Lexicon of the Homeric Dialect: Expanded Edition, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, published 1963