ἀλεκτρυών

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perhaps from ἀ- ‎(a-, not) + λέκτρον ‎(léktron, bed).

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Noun[edit]

ἀλεκτρυών ‎(alektruṓn) (genitive ἀλεκτρυόνος); m f, third declension

  1. (masculine) a male chicken: cock, rooster
  2. (feminine) a female chicken: hen
  3. guinea fowl

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