ὄϊς

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Ancient Greek[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From *ὄϝις, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ówis. Cognate with Sanskrit अवि ‎(ávi), Latin ovis, and Old English ēowu (English ewe).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ὄϊς ‎(óïsm, f ‎(genitive ὄϊος); third declension ois may be Romanised forms of Ancient Greek ὄϊς.

  1. sheep (either a ram or ewe)

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]