ὄνος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Uncertain. Perhaps from Pre-Greek. Compare Latin asinus and Old Armenian էշ ‎(ēš).

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Noun[edit]

ὄνος ‎(ónosm, f ‎(genitive ὄνου); second declension

  1. ass, donkey
  2. hake (fish)
  3. woodlouse
  4. wingless locust
  5. windlass

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References[edit]

  • Beekes, Robert S. P. (2010) Etymological Dictionary of Greek (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 10), with the assistance of Lucien van Beek, Leiden, Boston: Brill