χάλυψ

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Hittite 𒆠𒅅𒇷𒁀 (ki-ik-li-ba /kikliba/), 𒆠𒅅𒇻𒁀 (ki-ik-lu-ba /kikluba/, steel)

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

χᾰ́λῠψ (khálupsm (genitive χᾰ́λῠβος); third declension

  1. steel, hardened iron

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Greek: χάλυβας (chályvas)
  • Latin: chalybs

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