καρπός

Ancient GreekEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Indo-European *kerp-, *skerp-; see also West Frisian hjerst, Dutch herfst, German Herbst, Middle Low German hervest (autumn) (Dutch Low Saxon haarfst (autumn)), Danish høst, Latin carpere 'to seize', and κείρω (keirō, to cut off).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

καρπός (karpos) (genitive καρποῦ) m, second declension

  1. fruit, grain, produce, harvest
  2. the product of something: children (fruit of the body), poetry (fruit of the mind), profit

ReferencesEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Cognate with Latin carpus "wrist"

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

καρπός (karpos) (genitive καρποῦ) m, second declension

  1. wrist
InflectionEdit

ReferencesEdit


GreekEdit

NounEdit

καρπός (karpósm (plural καρποί)

  1. fruit, grain
  2. (anatomy) wrist

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

Last modified on 29 March 2014, at 22:07