πόσις

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *pótis. Cognates include Latin potis and Sanskrit पति (pati).

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πόσις (pósis) (genitive πόσιος) m, third declension

  1. husband
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Etymology 2[edit]

From πίνω (pínō, I drink).

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Noun[edit]

πόσις (pósis) (genitive πόσιος,πόσεως) f, third declension

  1. the act of drinking
  2. drink, beverage
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