χείλος

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Greek[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

For sense "lip"

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Ancient Greek χεῖλος (kheîlos).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈçilos/
  • Hyphenation: χεί‧λος

Noun[edit]

χείλος (cheílosn (plural χείλη)

  1. lip (of the mouth)
  2. lip, edge
  3. (anatomy, usually in the plural) labia (of the vulva)

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Derived terms[edit]

(Expressions: edge, brink, verge):

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Dimitrakos, Dimitrios B. (1964) Μέγα λεξικόν ὅλης τῆς Ἑλληνικῆς γλώσσης [Great Dictionary of the entire Greek Language] (in Greek), Athens: Hellenic Paideia