χλωρός

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

PIE root
*ǵʰelh₃-

From Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰelh₃-. Related to χλοερός ‎(khloerós, verdant) and χλόη ‎(khlóē, the green of new growth).

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Adjective[edit]

χλωρός ‎(khlōrósm ‎(feminine χλωρᾱ́, neuter χλωρόν); first/second declension

  1. The part of the spectrum from bright green to yellow: the color of new growth on plants or honey
  2. pale
  3. fresh, verdant, unripe
  4. youthful

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Greek[edit]

Adjective[edit]

χλωρός ‎(chlorósm ‎(feminine χλωρή, neuter χλωρό)

  1. (color) green (especially plant, grass, etc)
  2. fresh

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