φράτηρ

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Hellenic *pʰrā́tēr, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰréh₂tēr. Cognates include Phrygian βρατερε ‎(bratere), Latin frāter, Sanskrit भ्रातृ ‎(bhrātṛ), Gothic 𐌱𐍂𐍉𐌸𐌰𐍂 ‎(brōþar) and Old English brōþor (English brother).

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Noun[edit]

φρᾱ́τηρ ‎(phrā́tēr) (genitive φράτερος); m, third declension

  1. Member of a community: clansman, citizen

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