τράγος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably cognate with Old Armenian արածեմ ‎(aracem).

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Noun[edit]

τράγος ‎(trágosm ‎(genitive τράγου); second declension tragos may be Romanised forms of Ancient Greek τράγος.

  1. a male goat
  2. The goat-like smell of the armpits
  3. The age of puberty
  4. lewdness, lechery

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References[edit]

  • τράγος in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • «τράγος» in Autenrieth, Georg (1891) A Homeric Dictionary for Schools and Colleges, New York: Harper and Brothers
  • «τράγος» in Cunliffe, Richard J. (1924) A Lexicon of the Homeric Dialect: Expanded Edition, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, published 1963
  • «τράγος» in Slater, William J. (1969) Lexicon to Pindar, Berlin: Walter de Gruyter
  • «τράγος» in Bailly, Anatole (1935) Le Grand Bailly: Dictionnaire grec-français, Paris: Hachette
  • Woodhouse, S. C. (1910) English-Greek Dictionary: A Vocabulary of the Attic Language[1], London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Limited.
    • goat idem, page 364.

Greek[edit]

Noun[edit]

τράγος ‎(trágosm ‎(plural τράγοι)

  1. billy goat, male goat
  2. (anatomy) tragus
  3. (colloquial, pejorative) lecherous man
  4. (colloquial, derogatory) priest (especially one with a long beard; compare: τραγόπαπας ‎(tragópapas))

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