κόγχος

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *ḱon-. Cognates include Latin congius and Sanskrit शङ्ख (śaṅkhá).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

κόγχος (konkhos) (genitive κόγχου) m, second declension

  1. mussel, cockle
  2. small measure (especially of liquid)
  3. mussel shaped container for liquid
  4. The upper part of the skull
  5. lentil soup

InflectionEdit

Related termsEdit

  • κόγχη

ReferencesEdit

Last modified on 20 August 2013, at 18:00