κόρος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Hellenic *kórwos, from Proto-Indo-European *ker ‎(to grow); see also Old Armenian սերիմ ‎(serim, be born) and սերեմ ‎(serem, bring forth), Ancient Greek κόρη ‎(kórē, girl) and κορέννυμι, Latin creare ‎(produce, create, bring forth) and Ceres ‎(goddess of agriculture).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

κόρος ‎(kóros) (genitive κόρου); m, second declension

  1. being satisfied, satiety, surfeit
  2. insolence, petulance
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Noun[edit]

κόρος ‎(kóros) (genitive κόρου); m, second declension

  1. boy, youth
  2. soldier
  3. son
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