χέρσος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰers- ‎(stand erect).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

χέρσος ‎(khérsosf ‎(genitive χέρσου); second declension

  1. dry land

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Adjective[edit]

χέρσος ‎(khérsosm, f ‎(neuter χέρσον); second declension

  1. dry, firm
  2. dry, hard, barren,
  3. (of woman) barren

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References[edit]

  • χέρσος in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • χέρσος in Liddell & Scott (1889) An Intermediate Greek–English Lexicon, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • χέρσος in Autenrieth, Georg (1891) A Homeric Dictionary for Schools and Colleges, New York: Harper and Brothers
  • «χέρσος» in Bailly, Anatole (1935) Le Grand Bailly: Dictionnaire grec-français, Paris: Hachette
  • «χέρσος» in Cunliffe, Richard J. (1924) A Lexicon of the Homeric Dialect: Expanded Edition, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, published 1963
  • χέρσος in Slater, William J. (1969) Lexicon to Pindar, Berlin: Walter de Gruyter
  • Woodhouse, S. C. (1910) English-Greek Dictionary: A Vocabulary of the Attic Language[1], London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Limited.