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μανός

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *men- (small). Cognates include Sanskrit मनाक् (manāk, a little), Old Armenian մանր (manr, scantily), Lithuanian meñkas (small, insignificant), Old Irish menb (small), Gothic 𐌼𐌹𐌽𐍃 (mins, less), Russian менее (meneje) and Latin minuo (lessen), minus (less).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

μανός (manósm, μανή f, μανόν n; first/second declension

  1. porous
  2. few, scanty
    1. of things happening at intervals, not often

InflectionEdit

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ReferencesEdit

  • LSJ 8th edition