ὄϊς

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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

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Noun[edit]

ὄϊς ‎(óïsm, f ‎(genitive ὄϊος); third declension

  1. sheep (either a ram or ewe)

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