κόραξ

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *kor, *ker. Cognates include Latin corvus, cornix. Also see κορώνη (korōnē, crow).

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NounEdit

κόραξ (koraks) (genitive κόρακος) m, third declension

  1. raven, crow
  2. cormorant
  3. anything hooked or curved
  4. door handle
  5. engine for grappling ships
  6. hook
  7. type of torture instrument
  8. cock's bill

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Last modified on 10 January 2014, at 02:43