κυλίνδω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Often connected with Proto-Indo-European *(s)kel- (to crook, bend), but Beekes doesn't find this convincing. Also compare κῶλον (kôlon, member), κυλλός (kullós, crooked), καλινδέομαι (kalindéomai, to roll about).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Verb[edit]

κῠλίνδω (kulíndō)

  1. I roll, turn over

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References[edit]

  • Roberts, Edward A. (2014) A Comprehensive Etymological Dictionary of the Spanish Language with Families of Words based on Indo-European Roots, Xlibris Corporation, →ISBN
  • Beekes, Robert S. P. (2010) Etymological Dictionary of Greek (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 10), with the assistance of Lucien van Beek, Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN