οὖρον

Ancient GreekEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂worsom, from *h₂wers- (to rain, drip).[1]

NounEdit

οὖρον (ouron) (genitive οὔρου) n, second declension

  1. urine
InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Perhaps related to ὄρνυμι (ornumi, excite)

NounEdit

οὖρον (ouron) (genitive οὔρου) n, second declension

  1. range, space
InflectionEdit

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

οὖρον (ouron)

  1. accusative singular of οὖρος (ouros)

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.
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