χήν

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰans-. Cognates include Sanskrit हंस ‎(haṃsa), Latin ānser, Russian гусь ‎(gus'), and Old English gōs (English goose).

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Noun[edit]

χήν ‎(khḗn) (genitive χηνός); m f, third declension

  1. goose

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