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γέρων

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *ǵerh₂-. Cognates include Sanskrit जरन्त (járanta) and Old Armenian ծեր (cer). Compare especially Old Armenian ծերուն (cerun).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

γέρων (gérōn) (genitive γέροντος) m, third declension

  1. an old man
  2. (in the plural) elders, i.e. a ruling or advisory council
  3. (as an adjective) old

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GreekEdit

AdjectiveEdit

γέρων (géron)

  1. Genitive masculine plural form of γέρος (géros).

NounEdit

γέρων (géronm

  1. Genitive plural form of γέρος (géros).