μακρός

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *mh₂ḱros. Synchronically analysable as μῆκος (mêkos) +‎ -ρός (-rós). Cognates include Latin macer and Old English mæger (English meager).

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  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /ma.krós/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /maˈkros/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /maˈkros/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /maˈkros/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /maˈkros/
  • Adjective[edit]

    μᾰκρός (makrósm (feminine μᾰκρᾱ́, neuter μᾰκρόν); first/second declension

    1. long
    2. tall, deep
    3. far, distant
    4. (time) long
    5. (grammar, of vowels) long

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