ὄρος

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See also: όρος, ορός, and ὅρος

Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Either from ὄρνυμι (órnumi, I raise), or possibly directly from a Proto-Indo-European *h₃eros. Compare Sanskrit ऋष्व (ṛṣvá).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /ó.ros/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈo.ros/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈo.ros/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈo.ros/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈo.ros/
  • Noun[edit]

    ὄρος (órosn (genitive ὄρεος or ὄρους); third declension

    1. a mountain, hill
    2. mountain chain
    3. district, sector, precinct, parish

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