ὄγκος

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See also: όγκος

Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂neḱ- (to attaing, reach). Confer with the semantics of Latin mōlēs.

Noun[edit]

ὄγκος (ónkosm (genitive ὄγκου); second declension

  1. bulk, volume, mass, heap, weight
  2. tumor
  3. molestation
  4. dignity, importance, pride
  5. particle, atom
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂onkos (hook). Cognates include Sanskrit अङ्क (aṅká) and Latin uncus.

Noun[edit]

ὄγκος (ónkosm (genitive ὄγκου); second declension

  1. bend, curve, angle
  2. barb, grapple, hook
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