ἀμφίσβαινα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ᾰ̓μφῐ́ς (amphís, on both sides) +‎ βαίνω (baínō, I go) +‎ -ῐᾰ (-ia).

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Noun[edit]

ᾰ̓μφῐ́σβαινᾰ (amphísbainaf (genitive ᾰ̓μφῐσβαίνης); first declension

  1. A kind of serpent which can go backwards or forwards
  2. Veins which run between the breast and generative organs

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