ὄχλος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perhaps from Proto-Indo-European *woǵʰlos, from Proto-Indo-European *weǵʰ- (whence also ὄχος (ókhos) and Arcadocypriot Greek ϝέχω (wékhō, to bear, bring)), with cognates such as Old Norse vagl. Compare also Old Armenian յոգն (yogn).

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Noun[edit]

ὄχλος (ókhlosm (genitive ὄχλου); second declension

  1. multitude, crowd, mob
  2. mass, multitude
  3. riot, tumult, disturbance, trouble

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