πυρρός

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From πῦρ (pûr, fire) +‎ -ρός (-rós).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /pyr̥.r̥ós/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /pyr̥ˈr̥os/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /pyrˈros/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /pyrˈros/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /piˈros/
  • Adjective[edit]

    πῠρρός (purrhósm (feminine πῠρρᾱ́, neuter πῠρρόν); first/second declension

    1. flame-coloured, yellowish-red, fiery
    2. red
      Synonym: ἐρυθρός (eruthrós)

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