τοξικός

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From τόξον (tokson, bow) + -ικός (-ikos)

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

τοξικός (toksikosm, τοξική f, τοξικόν n; first/second declension

  1. of or for the bow
    1. (elliptically for τοξική τέχνη (tekhnē)) bowmanship, archery
    2. (elliptically for τοξική θυρίς (thuris)) a shothole, loophole, narrow window
  2. (of persons) skilled in the use of the bow
  3. (in neuter, collectively) the bowmen
    1. (elliptically for τοξικόν φάρμακον (pharmakon)) poison for smearing arrows with

Inflection[edit]

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • LSJ 8th edition

Greek[edit]

Adjective[edit]

τοξικός (toxikósm,  feminine: τοξική (toxikí), neuter: τοξικό (toxikó)

  1. toxic

Declension[edit]