λῆνος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂wĺ̥h₁neh₂. Cognates include Sanskrit ऊर्णा (ū́rṇā), Latin lāna, and Old English wull (English wool).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

λῆνος (lênosn (genitive λήνους or λήνεος); third declension

  1. wool
  2. (in the plural) fleece

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