ἀρτηρία

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: αρτηρία

Ancient Greek[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Related to ἀείρω (aeírō, to bind, hang up).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /ar.tɛː.rí.aː/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ar.teˈri.a/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ar.tiˈri.a/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ar.tiˈri.a/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ar.tiˈri.a/
  • Noun[edit]

    ἀρτηρῐ́ᾱ (artēríāf (genitive ἀρτηρῐ́ᾱς); first declension

    1. artery
    2. windpipe, trachea
    3. (in the plural) bronchi

    Inflection[edit]

    Derived terms[edit]

    Descendants[edit]

    References[edit]

    1. ^ Beekes, Robert S. P. (2010), “ἀρτηρία”, in Etymological Dictionary of Greek (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 10), volume I, with the assistance of Lucien van Beek, Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 143

    Further reading[edit]