πρυμνός

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Beekes suggests Pre-Greek and connects it with πρέμνον (prémnon, bottom of the trunk of a tree, stump).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Adjective[edit]

πρυμνός (prumnósm (feminine πρυμνή, neuter πρυμνόν); first/second declension (Epic)

  1. hindmost, undermost, end-most, end of
  2. cut off at the root
  3. broad at base

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Beekes, Robert S. P. (2010), “πρυμνός”, in Etymological Dictionary of Greek (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 10), volume II, with the assistance of Lucien van Beek, Leiden, Boston: Brill, ISBN 9789004174207, pages 1242-1243