κόλλιξ

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

According to Beekes undoubtedly of Pre-Greek origin, because of the suffix "-ῑκ-".

Possibly an Iranian borrowing related to Persian کلیچه(količe), کلوچه(koluče).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

κόλλῐξ (kóllixm (genitive κόλλῑκος); third declension

  1. roll or loaf of coarse bread
    Synonym: κολλῡ́ρᾱ (kollū́rā)

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Descendants[edit]

  • Russian: кулич (kulič)

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