οὖρον

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /ôː.ron/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈu.ron/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈu.ron/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈu.ron/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈu.ron/
  • Etymology 1[edit]

    From Proto-Indo-European *h₂worsom, from *h₂wers- (to rain, drip).[1] Cf. *weh₁r- (water, liquid, milk). Compare Latin ūrīna.

    Noun[edit]

    οὖρον (oûronn (genitive οὔρου); second declension

    1. urine
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    Etymology 2[edit]

    Perhaps related to ὄρνυμι (órnumi, excite)

    Noun[edit]

    οὖρον (oûronn (genitive οὔρου); second declension

    1. range, space
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    Etymology 3[edit]

    Noun[edit]

    οὖρον (oûron)

    1. accusative singular of οὖρος (oûros)

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    References[edit]

    1. ^ Watkins, Calvert (2000). The American Heritage Dictionary of Indo-European Roots. 2nd edition, page 100, s.v. wē-r-. →ISBN.