οὐρά

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See also: ούρα and ουρά

Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₃érsos (backside, buttocks)

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Mark the vowel length of the ambiguous vowel ά by adding a macron after it if it is long, or a breve if it is short. By default, Module:grc-pronunciation assumes it is short if unmarked.

  • Hyphenation: οὐ‧ρά

Noun[edit]

οὐρά (ouráf (genitive οὐρᾶς); first declension

  1. the tail, of a lion, dog etc.
  2. (of an army marching) the rear-guard, rear

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