ἀκόνιτον

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Neuter of ᾰ̓κόνῑτος (akónītos, without dust, without struggle), from κονῑ́ω (konī́ō, I roll in the dust), from κόνῐς (kónis, dust)

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /a.kó.niː.ton/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /aˈko.ni.ton/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /aˈko.ni.ton/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /aˈko.ni.ton/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /aˈko.ni.ton/
  • Noun[edit]

    ᾰ̓κόνῑτον (akónītonn (genitive ᾰ̓κονῑ́του); second declension

    1. leopard's bane, Aconitum anthora
    2. wolf's bane, Aconitum napellus

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