ἀμνός

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂egʷnos. Cognates include Latin agnus, Old Church Slavonic агнѧ (agnę), and Old English ēanian (English yean).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Mark the vowel length of the ambiguous vowel by adding a macron after it if it is long, or a breve if it is short. By default, Module:grc-pronunciation assumes it is short if unmarked.

Noun[edit]

ἀμνός (amnósm (genitive ἀμνοῦ); second declension

  1. lamb

Inflection[edit]

When used as inflected forms, the usual forms are often from ἀρήν (arḗn).

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