ἔορ

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *swésōr. Cognates include Sanskrit स्वसृ (svásṛ), Latin soror, Old Armenian քոյր (kʿoyr), Old English sweostor (English sister).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

ἔορ (éorf (genitive ); third declension

  1. daughter of a cousin (a kind of female first cousin once removed)

Usage notes[edit]

There are currently no known examples of the word used in ordinary text. Rather, the word is found in Hesychius' lexicon, a collection of obscure Ancient Greek words.

Inflection[edit]

  • Only ἔορ (éor) and ἔορες (éores) are attested (both of which could be nominative or vocative). The rest are inferred based on standard inflection patterns.

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