ἀετός

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Hellenic *awjetós, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂éwis (bird). Cognates include Sanskrit वि (), Latin avis and Old Armenian հաւ (haw).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /aː.e.tós/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /a.ɛˈtos/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /a.eˈtos/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /a.eˈtos/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /a.eˈtos/
  • Noun[edit]

    ᾱ̓ετός (āetósm (genitive ᾱ̓ετοῦ); second declension

    1. eagle
    2. omen
    3. gable

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