Ἰνδός

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old Persian 𐏃𐎡𐎯𐎢𐏁 (hindūš), from Sanskrit सिन्धु (síndhu) in the Rigveda.

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /in.dós/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /inˈdos/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /inˈdos/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /inˈdos/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /inˈdos/
  • Proper noun[edit]

    Ἰνδός (Indósm (genitive Ἰνδοῦ); second declension

    1. the Indus river

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    Noun[edit]

    Ἰνδός (Indósm (genitive Ἰνδοῦ); second declension

    1. an inhabitant of India or the Indian subcontinent; an Indian

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    References[edit]

    • Ἰνδός in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press
    • Ἰνδός in Liddell & Scott (1889) An Intermediate Greek–English Lexicon, New York: Harper & Brothers
    • Woodhouse, S. C. (1910) English–Greek Dictionary: A Vocabulary of the Attic Language[1], London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Limited, page 1,013