ὕαινα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ὗς (hûs, swine; pig) +‎ -αινα (-aina, feminine suffix), for its bristly mane similar to that of a hog.

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

ῠ̔́αινᾰ (húainaf (genitive ῠ̔αίνης); first declension

  1. hyena

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