Last modified on 20 May 2014, at 18:27

κόλπος

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

EB1911 - Volume 01 - Page 001 - 1.svg This entry lacks etymological information. If you are familiar with the origin of this term, please add it to the page as described here.

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

κόλπος (kólpos) (genitive κόλπου) m, second declension

  1. bosom, lap
  2. womb
  3. a fold in fabric around the bosom
  4. any hollow space, pocket
  5. especially of water, the hollow between waves
  6. gulf, bay, creek

InflectionEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit


GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek.

NounEdit

κόλπος (kólposm (plural κόλποι)

  1. bosom
  2. bay, gulf
  3. (anatomy) vagina
  4. (anatomy) atrium (of the heart)

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit