μωρός

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Generally compared with Sanskrit मूर (mūrá, dull, stupid, foolish), from Proto-Indo-European *muHrós (dull, stupid).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Adjective[edit]

μωρός (mōrósm (feminine μωρᾱ́, neuter μωρόν); first/second declension

  1. slow, sluggish
  2. slow, dull, foolish, stupid
  3. insipid, flavorless, flat

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Descendants[edit]

  • Greek: μωρός (morós), μωρέ (moré), βρε (vre), ρε (re)
  • Greek: μωρό (moró, baby)
  • English: moron
  • Mingrelian: ბორო (boro)
  • Old Armenian: մորոս (moros)

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek μωρός (mōrós)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /moˈɾos/
  • Hyphenation: μω‧ρός

Adjective[edit]

μωρός (morósm (feminine μωρή, neuter μωρό)

  1. stupid, silly, daft, simple
    Δεν θέλω να κάθομαι να ακούω μωρές κουβέντες.
    Den thélo na káthomai na akoúo morés kouvéntes.
    I don't want to sit and listen to stupid conversations.

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