σῖτος

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σῖτος (sîtosm (genitive σῑ́του); second declension

  1. grain, corn in the British sense, encompassing wheat and barley, the cereal grains used by the ancient Greeks
  2. grains and lentils
  3. bread as opposed to meat
  4. food as opposed to drink

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This noun is neuter in the plural.

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