ἡμίονος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

ἡμῐ- (hēmi-, half) +‎ ὄνος (ónos, donkey)

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Noun[edit]

ἡμῐ́ονος (hēmíonosf (genitive ἡμῐόνου); second declension

  1. mule, half ass
    1. (figuratively, ἡμίονος βασιλεύς) half-Mede, half-Persian
    2. (ἡμίονος ἀγροτέρα) wild ass, onager
  2. (attributive, βρέφος ἡμίονον) mule-foal

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Descendants[edit]

  • New Latin: hemionus

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