πυγή

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *pouga. Cognates include Latin pūga, Old High German fochen, and Old Church Slavonic паѹга ‎(pauga), пѫга ‎(pǫga).

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Noun[edit]

πῡγή ‎(pūgḗ) (genitive πυγῆς); f, first declension

  1. rump, buttocks
    1. (figuratively) fat, swelling land
      • Eustathius 310
  2. = οὐρά ‎(ourá, tail)

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References[edit]

  • LSJ 8th edition