σκίουρος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Traditionally explained as σκιά (skiá, shade, shadow) + οὐρά (ourá, tail), but this could well be a folk etymology.

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σκίουρος (skíourosm (genitive σκιούρου); second declension

  1. squirrel

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek σκίουρος (skíouros, squirrel).

Noun[edit]

σκίουρος (skíourosm (plural σκίουροι)

  1. squirrel

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