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νάρκη

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Possibly from Proto-Indo-European *(s)nerq- (to turn, twist).

NounEdit

νάρκη (nárkē)

  1. numbness, torpor

ReferencesEdit

  • νάρκη in A Greek–English Lexicon by Liddell & Scott, Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1940
  • narcotic in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911
  • The Oxford English Dictionary, 2nd ed., Clarendon Press, 1989.

GreekEdit

NounEdit

νάρκη (nárkif (plural νάρκες)

  1. (military) mine, landmine
  2. torpor, stupor, lethargy
  3. numbness

DeclensionEdit

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