στάχυς

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

(Homeric Greek)
 
(later poetry)
 

Noun[edit]

στᾰ́χῡς or στᾰ́χῠς (stákhūs or stákhusm (genitive στᾰ́χῠος); third declension

  1. An ear of grain
  2. scion, progeny
  3. Spica, a star in the constellation Virgo
  4. lower part of the abdomen
  5. base horehound, Stachys germanica
  6. surgical bandage
  7. shibboleth

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