τράγος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably cognate with Old Armenian արածեմ (aracem).

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Noun[edit]

τρᾰ́γος (trágosm (genitive τρᾰ́γου); second declension

  1. a male goat
    1. the age of puberty
      1. the voice change that takes place in puberty
    2. lewdness, lechery
  2. the male of the μαινίς fish
  3. spelt grain
  4. a rough kind of sponge
  5. the wild fig
  6. the tragus, part of the ear
  7. a kind of Lycian ship
  8. a kind of comet

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Noun[edit]

τράγος (trágosm (plural τράγοι)

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

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