ἔρως

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From ἔραμαι ‎(éramai), ἐράω ‎(eráō, I love)

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Noun[edit]

ἔρως ‎(érōs) (genitive ἔρωτος); m, third declension

  1. love, desire (usually of a romantic/sexual nature)
  2. the object of such love/desire
  3. passionate joy
  4. a funeral wreath at Nicaea

Inflection[edit]

  • ἔρων occurs as an alternative form of accusative singular ἔρωτα.

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