Ἀράξης

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed at the end of the 5th century BC from Median *Araxs(ā). See Old Armenian Երասխ (Erasx) for more.

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /a.rák.sɛːs/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /aˈrak.ses/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /aˈrak.sis/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /aˈrak.sis/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /aˈrak.sis/
  • Proper noun[edit]

    Ἀράξης (Aráxēsm (genitive Ἀράξου); first declension

    1. Araxes; Araks, a river in the Caucasus

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    References[edit]

    • Ἀράξης in the Diccionario Griego–Español en línea (© 2006–2018)
    • Woodhouse, S. C. (1910) English–Greek Dictionary: A Vocabulary of the Attic Language[1], London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Limited, page 1,002
    • Perixanjan, Anait (1993) Materialy k etimologičeskomu slovarju drevnearmjanskovo jazyka. Častʹ I [Materials for the Etymological Dictionary of the Old Armenian Language. Part 1] (in Russian), Yerevan: Academy Press, page 12