τέρθρον

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *térh₂-dʰrom, from *terh₂- (to cross over).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /tér.tʰron/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈtɛr.tʰron/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈter.θron/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈter.θron/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈter.θron/
  • Noun[edit]

    τέρθρον (térthronn (genitive τέρθρου); second declension

    1. the end of the sail-yard
    2. end, extremity
    3. extremity, crisis

    Inflection[edit]

    References[edit]

    τέρθρον in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press