ἄνανδρος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ἀ- (a-, not, without) + ἀνήρ (anḗr, man, husband).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Adjective[edit]

ἄνανδρος (ánandrosm, f (neuter ἄνανδρον); second declension

  1. (of a man or a thing) unmanly; cowardly
  2. (of a woman) without a husband: not married

Inflection[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

When referring to marital status, ἄνανδρος is used only for females; ἄγαμος (ágamos) is used for males.

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