σαῦρος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unknown origin, but possibly related to σαῦλος (saûlos, turning, twisting).

Pronunciation[edit]

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

    σαῦρος (saûrosm (genitive σαύρου); second declension

    1. Alternative form of σαύρᾱ (saúrā, lizard)
    2. horse mackerel

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