χόρτος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰortós, from *ǵʰer-. Cognates include Sanskrit गृह (gṛhá), Latin hortus, and Old English ġeard (English yard).

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Noun[edit]

χόρτος (khórtosm (genitive χόρτου); second declension

  1. feeding place for animals, barn, pasture
  2. foodstuff for animals, hay, grass
  3. food in general

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