ἀμνός

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂egʷnós. Cognates include Latin agnus, Old Church Slavonic агнѧ (agnę), and Old English ēanian (English yean).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /am.nós/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /amˈnos/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /amˈnos/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /amˈnos/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /amˈnos/
  • 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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