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οὖρον

Ancient GreekEdit

PronunciationEdit

 

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂worsom, from *h₂wers- (to rain, drip).[1] Cf. *weh₁r- (water, liquid, milk). Compare Latin ūrīna.

NounEdit

οὖρον (oûron) (genitive οὔρου); n, second declension

  1. urine
InflectionEdit

DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Perhaps related to ὄρνυμι (órnumi, excite)

NounEdit

οὖρον (oûron) (genitive οὔρου); n, second declension

  1. range, space
InflectionEdit

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

οὖρον (oûron)

  1. accusative singular of οὖρος (oûros)

ReferencesEdit

  • LSJ 8th edition
  1. ^ Watkins, Calvert (2000). The American Heritage Dictionary of Indo-European Roots. 2nd edition, page 100, s.v. wē-r-. ISBN 0-618-08250-6.