λοβός

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from Proto-Indo-European *leh₂b- (to hang loosely).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

λοβός (lobósm (genitive λοβοῦ); second declension

  1. (anatomy) lobe of the ear
  2. (anatomy) lobe of the liver
  3. (anatomy) lobe of the lung
  4. (botany) capsule or pod of leguminous plants

Inflection[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • English: lobus
  • Italian: lobo
  • Middle French: lobe

Further reading[edit]


Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek λοβός m (lobós), from Proto-Indo-European *leh₂b- (to hang loosely).

Noun[edit]

λοβός (lovósm (plural λοβοί)

  1. lobe

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