σάτυρος

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unknown.

Possibly related to Latin Saturnus.(Can this(+) etymology be sourced?)

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /sá.ty.ros/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈsa.ty.ros/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈsa.ty.ros/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈsa.ty.ros/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈsa.ti.ros/
  • Noun[edit]

    σᾰ́τῠρος (sáturosm (genitive σᾰτῠ́ρου); second declension

    1. satyr
    2. lewd person
    3. a type of play which had satyrs in the chorus

    Declension[edit]

    Synonyms[edit]

    Derived terms[edit]

    Descendants[edit]

    References[edit]

    • σάτυρος in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press
    • Woodhouse, S. C. (1910) English–Greek Dictionary: A Vocabulary of the Attic Language[1], London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Limited, page 1,024