λάρυγξ

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Pre-Greek, probably Minoan. Compare φάρυγξ.

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Noun[edit]

λάρυγξ ‎(lárunxm ‎(genitive λάρυγγος); third declension

  1. larynx, upper part of windpipe
  2. windpipe
  3. gullet, throat

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References[edit]

  • 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