οὐρήθρα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From οὐρέω (ouréō, I make water) +‎ -ήθρα (-ḗthra), from οὖρον (oûron, urine).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

οὐρήθρα (ourḗthraf (genitive οὐρήθρας); first declension

  1. (anatomy) urethra
  2. sewage tank

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Descendants[edit]

  • Greek: ουρήθρα (ouríthra)
  • Latin: ūrēthra
  • English: urethra

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