τίγρις

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Named after the Tigris river, from an Indo-Iranian language. Related to Avestan 𐬝𐬌𐬔𐬭𐬌(t̰igri, arrow), Old Persian 𐎫𐎥𐎼 (t-g-r, pointed, sharp)

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

τῐ́γρῐς (tígrisf (genitive τῐ́γρεως); third declension

  1. tiger

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Greek[edit]

Noun[edit]

τίγρις (tígrisf

  1. Katharevousa form of τίγρη (tígri, tiger)