ἑταῖρος

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PIE word
*swé

From ἔτης ‎(étēs, clansman), from Proto-Indo-European *swé ‎(self).

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ἑταῖρος ‎(hetaîrosm ‎(genitive ἑταῖρου); second declension

  1. comrade, companion, partner, friend
  2. pupil, disciple
  3. member of a religious guild
  4. (rarely) lover, member of a pair of lovers
  5. (in the plural) the guards i.e. the cavalry of the Macedonian kings
  6. (as an adjective) associate of

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