ῥανίς

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ῥαίνω (rhaínō, sprinkle)

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  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /r̥a.nís/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /r̥aˈnis/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /raˈnis/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /raˈnis/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /raˈnis/
  • Noun[edit]

    ῥᾰνῐ́ς (rhanísf (genitive ῥᾰνῐ́δος); third declension

    1. a drop
      1. semen
        • Palatine Anthology, 10.45
      2. (figuratively) drop, spot

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