σπλάγχνον

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Related to σπλήν (splḗn).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

σπλᾰ́γχνον (splánkhnonn (genitive σπλᾰ́γχνου); second declension

  1. (chiefly in the plural) bowels, guts, inward part, internal organ
  2. (figuratively) seat of feelings, heart

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Descendants[edit]

  • Greek: σπλάχνο (spláchno)
  • Greek: ευσπλαχνία (efsplachnía)

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