πλήκτρο

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek πλῆκτρον (plêktron).

Noun[edit]

πλήκτρο (plíktron (plural πλήκτρα)

  1. (music) key (of keyboard instrument)
  2. (music) plectrum (for playing guitar, bouzouki, etc)
  3. (computing) key (of computer, typewriter, calculator, etc)
  4. (anatomy) spur, claw on rear of fowl's leg

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

  • πένα f (péna, nib, plectrum)

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • πλήκτρο in Triantafyllides, Hidryma (1998) Λεξικό της κοινής νεοελληνικής [Dictionary of Standard Modern Greek]