σκάνδαλον

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *skand- (to jump)

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Noun[edit]

σκᾰ́νδᾰλον (skándalonn (genitive σκᾰνδᾰ́λου); second declension

  1. trap, snare
  2. enticement, temptation
  3. offense, scandal
  4. stumbling block

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Further reading[edit]

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (1998) , “shkandull”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Cologne: Brill, →ISBN, page 417