πτερόν

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

PIE root
*peth₂-

From Proto-Indo-European *péth₂r̥. Connected with πέτομαι ‎(pétomai, I fly).

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Noun[edit]

πτερόν ‎(pterónn ‎(genitive πτεροῦ); second declension pteron may be Romanised forms of Ancient Greek πτερόν.

  1. feather
  2. wing
  3. Any winged creature
  4. Any wing-like object

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