ῥάδιξ

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *wréh₂ds (root). Confer ῥίζα (rhíza). Cognate with Latin rādīx (root), Latin rāmus (branch), Old Norse rót (root) (English root), Gothic 𐍅𐌰𐌿𐍂𐍄𐍃 (waurts), Old English wyrt (herb, plant) (English wort), Old Irish fren (root), and possibly Tocharian B witsako (root).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

ῥᾱ́δῑξ (rhā́dīxm (genitive ῥᾱ́δῑκος); third declension

  1. branch
  2. (of palms) frond

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