οἰσοφάγος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From οἴσω (oísō, I will bear) + ἔφαγον (éphagon, I ate)

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

οἰσοφᾰ́γος (oisophágosm (genitive οἰσοφᾰ́γου); second declension

  1. oesophagus, gullet

Inflection[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • English: oesophagus
  • French: œsophage
  • Greek: οισοφάγος (oisofágos)

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