στέγος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Hellenic *(s)tégos, from Proto-Indo-European *(s)tégos, from Proto-Indo-European *(s)teg- ‎(roof). Cognates include Latin tego ‎(I cover), German Decke ‎(roof), English thatch.

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Noun[edit]

στέγος ‎(stégosn ‎(genitive στέγεος or στέγους); third declension

  1. roof
  2. house, mansion
  3. urn, grave
  4. brothel

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