ἀκρίς

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ᾰ̓́κρος (ákros, sharp) +‎ -ίς (-ís).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /a.krís/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /aˈkris/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /aˈkris/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /aˈkris/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /aˈkris/
  • Noun[edit]

    ᾰ̓κρῐ́ς (akrísf (genitive ᾰ̓κρῐ́δος); third declension

    1. grasshopper, locust, cricket

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